Pharmacist Assistant Salary

A Pharmacist Assistant earns an average salary of $156,000 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$21,727 - $240,206
$22K
$130K
$240K
MEDIAN: $129,556
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50%
90%

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$9.43 - $66.08
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$18
$66
MEDIAN: $18.00
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$0$240K
Salary $21,727 - $240,206
Bonus $5,500
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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$22,283 - $231,984
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $9.43 - $66.08
Overtime $26.16
Annual Data $0$231K
Bonus $5,500
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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$22,283 - $231,984
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

Job Description for Pharmacist Assistant

Pharmacist assistant positions are often found at larger pharmacies, where the main pharmacist requires additional help to keep up with customer demands. For positions in which the assistant must fulfill many of the same duties as the pharmacist, a doctor of pharmacy (Pharm.D.) is the standard requirement, along with a state pharmacist license. However, some jobs are limited to administrative and clerical work and do not require a degree. Both jobs have entry-level openings, but many positions require previous pharmacy experience. All pharmacy assistant jobs require interaction with customers and direct supervision by the pharmacist.

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Pharmacist Assistant Tasks

  • Verify and fulfill prescription orders, ensuring accurate distribution in compliance with requisite policies.
  • Organize and upkeep pharmacy environment in accordance to health standards and policies.
  • Create and update patient profiles with medication information.

Pharmacist Assistant Job Listings

Pharmacist Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Pharmacist Assistant?

Pharmacist Assistant in Kuwait:
"Good but tiring job."
Pros: Flexitime. Not to hurry job. Not pressure too much.
Cons: Multitasking. Analytical fast thinker. Decision maker. Responsible to all works. Stress. Perks. Management.

Key Stats for Pharmacist Assistant

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Pharmacist Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲333%

Entry-Level
▼0%

National Average
$54,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 57%