Hospital Staff Pharmacist Salary

Earnings for Hospital Staff Pharmacists in the United States come in at around $52.46 per hour on average. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Hospital Staff Pharmacists making up 55 percent of survey respondents. Job satisfaction for Hospital Staff Pharmacists is extremely high. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage.

$79,463 - $130,872
$79K
$100K
$130K
MEDIAN: $102,285
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50%
90%

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$44.22 - $60.31
$44
$53
$60
MEDIAN: $52.72
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$0$130K
Salary $79,463 - $130,872
Bonus $4,913
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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$88,508 - $125,799
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 6 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data $0$72
Hourly Rate $44.22 - $60.31
Overtime $68.06
Annual Data $0$125K
Bonus $4,913
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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$88,508 - $125,799
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 6 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Job Description for Hospital Staff Pharmacist

A hospital staff pharmacist provides pharmacy services for inpatients and outpatients of a hospital. The staff pharmacist may interact directly with customers who are able to physically approach the pharmacy, but he or she does not always interact directly with patients who are staying at the hospital. Instead, the pharmacist will work with nurses and doctors in order to administer the needed medicine for the patient.

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Hospital Staff 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.

Common Career Paths for Hospital Staff Pharmacist


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Hospital Staff Pharmacists' salaries tend to stay somewhat constant even when they advance into higher-level positions like Pharmacist in Charge. On average, Pharmacist in Charges get paid about the same as Hospital Staff Pharmacists do. Many Hospital Staff Pharmacists advance into roles as Hospital Pharmacists or Clinical Staff Pharmacists, but the median salaries are $3K lower and $3K lower, respectively.

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Pay by Experience Level for Hospital Staff Pharmacist

Pay by Experience for a Hospital Staff Pharmacist has a positive trend. An entry-level Hospital Staff Pharmacist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 34 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Hospital Staff Pharmacist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $112,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Hospital Staff Pharmacist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $110,000 based on 36 salaries. A Hospital Staff Pharmacist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $118,000 based on 12 salaries.

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Key Stats for Hospital Staff Pharmacist

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Hospital Staff Pharmacist Salaries

Late-Career
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲4%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
$108,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 8%