The average hourly pay for a Pharmacy Dispenser at Lloyds Pharmacy Ltd in United Kingdom is £7.54.
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Job Description for Pharmacy Dispenser
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
Pharmacy Dispenser Tasks
- Prepare prescriptions.
- Track inventory.
- Prepare labels and directions.
- Maintain and update all records, logs and dispensing summaries.
Popular Employer Salaries for Pharmacy Dispenser
The top respondents for the job title Pharmacy Dispenser are from the companies Day Lewis Pharmacy, The Boots Company PLC and Lloyds. Reported salaries are highest at The Boots Company PLC where the average pay is £8.71. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Day Lewis Pharmacy and Tesco PLC, earning around £8.52 and £8.49, respectively. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc pays the lowest at around £7.32. Cohens Chemist and Rowland Companies also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying £7.34 and £7.78, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Pharmacy Dispenser
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Skills in Retail Pharmacy, Customer Service and Health and Wellness are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Dispenser
An early career Pharmacy Dispenser with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £7.73 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Pharmacy Dispenser with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £7.47 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Pharmacy Dispenser with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £7.54 based on 21 salaries.
Years of Experience
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