The average wage for a Pharmacy Counter Assistant is €9.84 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Customer Service Metrics is associated with high pay for this job.

€8.71 - €12.26
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€9
€12
MEDIAN: €9.84
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Hourly Data €0€12
Hourly Rate €8.71 - €12.26
Overtime €10.00
Annual Data €0€25K
Bonus €248
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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€18,240 - €25,377
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 66

Job Description for Pharmacy Counter Assistant

A pharmacy counter assistant generally works in retail pharmacy settings. This assistant is overseen by the pharmacy manager, staff pharmacist, and lead pharmacy technician. The main role of the pharmacy counter assistant is to assist customers in the pharmacy. This includes operating a cash register, assisting with locating products in the store, accepting prescriptions that are dropped off, relaying questions to the pharmacist, and answering phones. The pharmacy counter assistant may also responsible for maintaining an organized pharmacy area, stocking shelves, and ordering new products.

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Pharmacy Counter Assistant Tasks

  • Receive, store and inventory pharmacy supplies within specified guidelines.
  • Performs clerical support; answers telephone inquiries, files, compiles and maintains prescription records and database.
  • Accept prescriptions for filling, gathering and processing necessary information.
  • Assist pharmacists and technicians with customer service.

Pharmacy Counter Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €20,445

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Pharmacy Counter Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Pharmacy Counter Assistant Salaries

▲14%

▲1%

National Average
€20,000

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%