Pharmacist Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Pharmacist, Druggist

What is the average annual salary for Pharmacist?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Pharmacist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Pharmacist in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Pharmacist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Pharmacist in the United States is $121,443 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Pharmacist in the United Sates are expected to make less than $121,443.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $121,443
  • 10%$109,047
  • 25%$114,954
  • 75%$127,909
  • 90%$133,797

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Job Description for Pharmacist

Compounds and dispenses prescribed drugs in a healthcare facility environment. Also responsible for transferring prescriptions, handling incoming physician calls, logging data into the computer, and Drug Utilization Review. Requires a bachelor's degree and/or an advanced degree in pharmacy and is licensed to practice. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager. View Pharmacist job description

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Categories:  Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Healthcare -- Practitioners

Industries:  Business Services, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Insurance, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale

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