$86,560
Avg. Salary
$43.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Pharmacist is $43.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Pharmacist is $86,560 per year.

$39.31
10%
$43.00
50%
$55.11
90%
MEDIAN $43.00
$71k
10%
$87k
50%
$103k
90%
MEDIAN $86,560
$71,216 - $103,177
$87K
MEDIAN: $86,560
50%
$39.31 - $55.11
$43
MEDIAN: $43.00
50%
$0$117K
Salary $86,560
Bonus $1,500
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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$41,304 - $117,880
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 7 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data $0$78
Hourly Rate $43.00
Overtime $78.00
Annual Data $0$117K
Bonus $1,500
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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$41,304 - $117,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 7 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

Job Description for Pharmacist

Pharmacists work primarily for pharmacies and drugstores; however, hospitals and medical clinics may employ their own pharmacists to dispense drugs directly to patients. Pharmacists who work for hospitals must analyze both in-patient and out-patient medication, so close attention to detail is very important in this position to ensure the accuracy of filled prescriptions.

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Pharmacist Tasks
  • Analyze prescribing trends to monitor patient compliance and to prevent excessive usage or harmful interactions.
  • Dispense and review prescriptions to ensure accuracy, and compliance with professional, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • May collaborate with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, review and evaluate patient effectiveness.
  • Educate patient on medication use, storage and side effects.
  • Solicit information from patients regarding past and current medication to prevent drug interactions.

Pharmacist Pay By Employer

$0$144K

CVS / Pharmacy
159 profiles
$125,352

$115,137

$124,042

Walgreen Co.
56 profiles
$116,172

Rite Aid Corp
49 profiles
$125,312

$125,565

$129,374

$104,466

$121,159

$109,698

Pharmacist Job Listings

Key Stats for Pharmacist

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
13%

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 11%