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Nuclear Pharmacist in the United States

How much does a Nuclear Pharmacist earn in the United States? The average Nuclear Pharmacist salary in the United States is $136,032 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $124,884 and $143,398. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Under the direction of a physician, compounds and dispenses radiopharmaceutical drugs to medical care providers. Responsible for procuring, compounding, dispensing, and distributing radiopharmaceuticals. Analyzes drugs for verification of identity and strength. Must have completed a program in nuclear pharmacy. May require an advanced degree of pharmacy. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Requires license to practice. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.

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