Staff Pharmacist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$122,000
$107,000
$122,000
$139,000
Staff pharmacists in the United States make an average salary of $122,590 per year or $58.94 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $107,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $139,000. As most things go, location can be critical. California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, and Arizona provide the highest staff pharmacist salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Kingman, AZ
$152,923
Tacoma, WA
$152,486
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Map of Staff Pharmacist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Staff Pharmacists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Staff Pharmacist Salary By Location

While a staff pharmacist can average a salary of $122,590 per year, or $58.94 per hour, there are many opportunities for staff pharmacists to make more. For example, in San Francisco, CA you might make $172,775 per year. Other high-paying locations include Kingman, AZ, Tacoma, WA and Chicago, IL. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to San Francisco, CA where the average starting salary is $116,000. The highest paying states for staff pharmacists include California, Nevada and Oregon. Meanwhile, Oklahoma, Kentucky, and Alabama offer the lowest salaries.

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Average Staff Pharmacist Salary By Company

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Staff Pharmacist Salary History

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Staff Pharmacist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a staff pharmacist can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Staff Pharmacist Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Staff Pharmacist-Ne-Nights
Staff Pharmacist-Ne-Nights
Staff Pharmacist-Ne-Nights
07/20/2020
07/20/2020
$97,922
$97,922
07/20/2020
Staff Pharmacist
Staff Pharmacist
07/04/2020
07/04/2020
$92,642
$92,642
07/04/2020
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Staff Pharmacist-Non-Exempt
Staff Pharmacist-Non-Exempt
Staff Pharmacist-Non-Exempt
05/12/2020
05/12/2020
$91,098
$91,098
05/12/2020
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Staff Pharmacist
Staff Pharmacist
Staff Pharmacist
04/28/2020
04/28/2020
$114,785
$114,785
04/28/2020
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Pharmacist (Staff Pharmacist)
Pharmacist (Staff Pharmacist)
Pharmacist (Staff Pharmacist)
03/25/2020
03/25/2020
$76,512
$76,512
03/25/2020
Staff Pharmacist-Outpatient
Staff Pharmacist-Outpatient
03/13/2020
03/13/2020
$99,258
$99,258
03/13/2020
Staff Pharmacist-Medical Oncology
Staff Pharmacist-Medical Oncology
03/06/2020
03/06/2020
$92,082
$92,082
03/06/2020
Staff Pharmacist
Staff Pharmacist
01/23/2020
01/23/2020
$92,082
$92,082
01/23/2020
Staff Pharmacist
Staff Pharmacist
12/29/2019
12/29/2019
$144,337
$144,337
12/29/2019
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Staff Pharmacist
Staff Pharmacist
Staff Pharmacist
12/13/2019
12/13/2019
$72,208
$72,208
12/13/2019