Registered Pharmacist (RPh) Salary

A Registered Pharmacist (RPh) earns an average salary of $98,569 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$78,297 - $111,519
$78K
$98K
$110K
MEDIAN: $98,371
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50%
90%

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$49.07 - $64.41
$49
$57
$64
MEDIAN: $57.07
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$0$131K
Salary $78,297 - $111,519
Bonus $8,650
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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$81,286 - $131,057
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data $0$65
Hourly Rate $49.07 - $64.41
Overtime $65.99
Annual Data $0$131K
Bonus $8,650
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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$81,286 - $131,057
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Registered Pharmacist (RPh)

Registered pharmacists (RPhs) are professionally licensed and typically work in a pharmacy environment, often within a retail store, clinic, or hospital. They are generally responsible for filling prescriptions and advising patients on medical precautions, special instructions, and other important information associated with their medications, as well as potential alternatives and generic medications which may be discussed with a physician.

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Registered Pharmacist (RPh) Tasks

  • Educate patient on medication use, storage and side effects.
  • Solicit information from patients regarding past and current medication to prevent drug interactions.
  • May collaborate with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, review and evaluate patient effectiveness.
  • 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Pharmacist (RPh)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Pharmacist (RPh) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Pharmacist (RPh) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $99,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Pharmacist (RPh) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $108,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Registered Pharmacist (RPh) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 13 salaries. A Registered Pharmacist (RPh) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $113,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Pharmacist (RPh)

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
45%

Experience Affects Registered Pharmacist (RPh) Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$105,000

Experienced
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
45%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 25%