Avg. Base Hourly Rate (GBP)
The average hourly pay for a Pharmacy Dispenser is £8.62
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Dispensers?
An entry-level Pharmacy Dispenser with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £8.29 based on 22 salaries. An early career Pharmacy Dispenser with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £8.52 based on 222 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Pharmacy Dispensers Do?
Pharmacy dispensers ensure medicines and patient data are correct before giving medications to the patient, administering both over-the-counter and prescription medicines as needed. They advise clients on their symptoms and discuss the products that may best help with their issue, as well as bring prescribed medicines to the appropriate containers and apply appropriate labeling. Pharmacy dispensers perform other pharmaceutical-related tasks under the direction of the pharmacist such as counting …Read more
- Prepare prescriptions.
- Track inventory.
- Prepare labels and directions.
- Maintain and update all records, logs and dispensing summaries.