PHARMACIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$115,000
$71,000
Min 10%
$115,000
Median 50%
$185,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Aurora Health Care
Highest Paying City
Fresno, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
4.6 years
How much does a pharmacist make?
Pharmacists in the US make on average $115,695 annually or $55.62 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $186,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $71,000. Health Care companies and Retail companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Pharmacist salaries include Hawaii, South Dakota, Colorado, North Dakota, and Minnesota. The typical employment in the position spans 4.6 years.
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Average Pharmacist Salary By Company

Pharmacist jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Pharmacists are in Health Care companies and Retail companies. Aurora Health Care and Duane Reade Shareholders LLC are the highest paying companies. Companies like Saint Michael's Medical Center and Virginia Mason Medical Center also report very competitive wages for Pharmacists.

Average Pharmacist Salary By Location

Across America, Pharmacists make on average $115,695 annually or $55.62 hourly. Pharmacists make the most in Fresno, CA at about $137,233 per year. Even as an entry-level Pharmacist, you will make $80,000 per year in Fresno, CA. Hawaii, South Dakota, Colorado, North Dakota, and Minnesota are the states with the highest payscale for Pharmacists. New Hampshire, Ohio, Connecticut, Kentucky, and Massachusetts are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fresno, CA
$137,233
2
Tucson, AZ
$126,626
3
Seattle, WA
$126,324
4
San Antonio, TX
$123,398
5
Milwaukee, WI
$121,658

Average Pharmacist Salary By Industry

Wages for Pharmacists can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Finance companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Pharmacists. Retail companies pay their Pharmacists the highest wages, averaging $119,143 per year. Finance companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $117,362 and $107,518, respectively. The types of companies that pay Pharmacists the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $107,079.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$119,143
2
Finance
$117,362
3
Health Care
$107,518
4
Hospitality
$107,079

RECENTLY ADDED Pharmacist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/30/2019
$86,097
10/30/2019
$84,904
10/30/2019
$86,097
10/30/2019
$84,904
10/30/2019
$84,904
A-Line Staffing Solutions
Pharmacist
10/30/2019
$125,220
A-Line Staffing Solutions
Pharmacist
Boston, MA
10/30/2019
$108,524
10/30/2019
$86,097
10/30/2019
$86,097
10/30/2019
$86,097
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