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Clinical Pharmacist in the United States

How much does a Clinical Pharmacist earn in the United States? The average Clinical Pharmacist salary in the United States is $126,399 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $119,053 and $134,416. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Directs and develops research of existing and new prescription drugs and conducts utilization reviews to develop guidelines for usage, prior authorization, and updates to formulary. Monitors patient data on drug therapies outcomes, reactions, and errors. Provides education and outreach to medical staff on prescribing guidelines, alternative drug therapies, and risk mitigation. Administers a prior authorization program. Requires a Ph.D. of Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.). Typically reports to a manager or supervisor. Requires Registered Pharmacist (RPh). Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.

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