Avg. Base Hourly Rate (GBP)
The average hourly pay for a Pharmacy Dispensing Assistant is £8.06
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Dispensing Assistants?
An early career Pharmacy Dispensing Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £8.02 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Pharmacy Dispensing Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £7.96 based on 8 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Pharmacy Dispensing Assistants Do?
Pharmacy dispensing assistants work in pharmacies with nurses, doctors, other staff, and patients under the direct supervision of a pharmacist, whom they aid in the preparation of orders. They select, prepare, and package medications and supplies for customers, as well as label and assist in inventory control. Other duties such as stocking, filling orders, and maintaining records may be assigned as needed.
Certification as a pharmacy assistant is required, as well as other necessary legal …Read more