Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist is $121,133
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Pharmacy Specialists?
An entry-level Clinical Pharmacy Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $111,216 based on 8 salaries. An early career Clinical Pharmacy Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $117,846 based …Read more
What Do Clinical Pharmacy Specialists Do?
Clinical pharmacy specialists are responsible for the pharmaceutical care of patients within a patient care team, as well as drug therapy, control/analysis of prescriptions, drug monitoring, and remediation of any adverse side effects. These specialists also provide advice regarding medication safety and practices within the organization and ensure that employees follow all established policies and procedures within the department, as well as all state and federal regulations. Other duties …Read more
- Review, prepare, dispense and document medications.
- Interact across departments to improve patient quality of care and drug safety.
- Communicate with caregivers and patients to ensure flow of information and safe drug administration.
- Check for interactions and problems, ensuring safety of patients.