Pharmacist Jobs - Page 7


Pharmacist Job Overview


Pharmacists are experts in medicine. In a pharmacist job, you’ll fill prescriptions, customize mixed medicines, help doctors decide which medications to use, keep patients from taking multiple drugs that interact badly and educate consumers about how to use medications safely.

Pharmacist Job Types


Pharmacist jobs are found in a variety of settings:

  • Retail pharmacists work in stores, where they may also handle business tasks.
  • Clinical pharmacists work in hospitals or other types of healthcare facilities where they help care for patients.
  • Consultant pharmacists work for healthcare and insurance organizations where they try to increase efficiency and assist clients who use medicine to manage chronic illness or disease.
  • Pharmacy professors work in postsecondary schools to prepare the next generation for pharmacist careers.
In addition, pharmacists working for themselves are small-business owners who have to market their pharmacy and manage employees and suppliers to be profitable.

Pharmacist Education and Licensure


Pharmacists must hold a PharmD degree, which typically takes four years to complete. All states require pharmacists to be licensed.

Pharmacist Job Market


Pharmacist job opportunities will rise 25 percent from 2010 to 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports. That’s faster than the average for all jobs. The reason for that growth is that the aging Baby Boom generation will increasingly need medications at the same time that many pharmacists will be retiring. More demand for medication coupled with fewer pharmacists means pharmacist employment will be relatively easy to find.

The number of pharmacist jobs is expected to rise in doctors' offices, outpatient healthcare centers and elder-care facilities, the BLS says.

Pharmacist jobs are not evenly distributed around the country. States with the highest populations of older people have the greatest demand for pharmacists.

About one in five pharmacists works part time and more than a third are older than 55.

Pharmacist Salaries


The BLS says the average pharmacist salary was $112,160 in 2011, but pharmacist pay varies somewhat by setting:

  • General merchandise stores: $118,630
  • Physicians’ offices: $117,750
  • Outpatient care centers: $117,510
  • Health and personal-care stores: $114,040
  • General medical and surgical hospitals: $110,810
  • Department stores: $109,240
  • Grocery stores: $108,890
RSS

745 Pharmacist jobs found on Monster.

Jobs 121 to 140 of 745
JOB TITLE: Pharmacist II, Nuclear At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities. Function: Pharmacy Operations Family: Nuclear Pharmacy What Nuclear Pharmacy contributes to Cardinal Health Nuclear Pharmacy is respons...
Company Confidential Fairhaven, MA, 02719
Position Summary An innovative pharmacy specializing in chronic disease state management for patients with conditions such as HIV, Hepatitis C, cancer, and Multiple Sclerosis is seeking a full time Clinical Pharmacist to fill specialty prescriptions and deliver exceptional patient care. Essential Functions · Provide staffing support in Specialty Pharmacy · Provide in-depth medication education to...
Serves as Director of Pharmacy Department and is responsible for all activities in the Pharmacy and the overall administration of policies, government regulations governing the pharmacy department, including supervisor of other Pharmacy staff. . Duties: Direct, coordinate and control the operation of the pharmacy department. Maintain departmental budget by exercising inventory control and a purcha...
PHARMACIST now HIRING. PRIVATE RETAIL PHARMACY FULL TIME OFFERING: COMPETITIVE SALARY BENEFITS PLEASANT WORKING ENVIRONMENT and more. Please send your resume for immediate consideration to Director of Recruiting MaxL LTC Careers...
Are you a pharmacist that aspires to be part of a growing, clinical team that works directly with doctors, nurses, therapist, and patients to improve medication management? Do you desire to take your career to the next level and become part of a team that is implementing a new, innovative, patient-focused company? Do you share a vision for healthcare improvement to improve quality and create effic...
Are you a pharmacist that aspires to be part of a growing, clinical team that works directly with doctors, nurses, therapist, and patients to improve medication management? Do you desire to take your career to the next level and become part of a team that is implementing a new, innovative, patient-focused company? Do you share a vision for healthcare improvement to improve quality and create effic...
Are you a pharmacist that aspires to be part of a growing, clinical team that works directly with doctors, nurses, therapist, and patients to improve medication management? Do you desire to take your career to the next level and become part of a team that is implementing a new, innovative, patient-focused company? Do you share a vision for healthcare improvement to improve quality and create effic...
Assist chief pharmacist in all matters related to pharmacy operations. In the absence of the chief pharmacist, assumes responsibility for overall administration and operation of the pharmacy which may include but is not limited to : The advancement of pharmacy patient care; maintaining adequate drug supplies through formulary management, purchasing, receiving and dispensing medications; assuring c...
Serves as Director of Pharmacy Department and is responsible for all activities in the Pharmacy and the overall administration of policies, government regulations governing the pharmacy department, including supervisor of other Pharmacy staff. . Duties: Direct, coordinate and control the operation of the pharmacy department. Maintain departmental budget by exercising inventory control and a purcha...
Kmart, a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a mass merchandising retailer that offers customers quality products through a portfolio of exclusive brands and labels such as Craftsman, Kenmore, DieHard, Jaclyn Smith, Joe Boxer, Route 66 and Country Living. We operate over 1,300 Kmart stores across 49 states, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands....
Position Description: Pharmacist – Workers’ Compensation Review Contract Pharmacists support PRI’s Chief Pharmacist and PRI’s overall mission and vision through various government contracts. Through PRI’s Workers Compensation Review Contract (WCRC), Pharmacists work with other PharmDs, RNs, MDs, DOs, PhDs, JDs and other business and healthcare professionals to instill integrity and quality into he...
- Clinical Pharmacist -Mail Order Pharmacy- Call Center - Customer Service – RPH - A Mail Order Pharmacy in Tampa, FL is seeking a Clinical Pharmacist. This is a possible contract to possible direct hire position. Position Summary: The Clinical Pharmacist responsible for providing clinical and distributive pharmacy services for all medications dispensed by CVSCaremark Specialty Pharmacy Network. T...
Immediate Opening: Asereth Medical Services has an immediate opening for an Oncology Pharmacist - South San Francisco Bay Area. Interested candidates should call 800-273-7384 and email your resume to *****. We are dedicated to our patients and employees. Our pharmacists take a multidisciplinary approach to patient care and focus on clinical initiatives, to optimize positive patient...
Parkland Health Center Pharmacist: Full time registered pharmacist position available. Will work in oncology and inpatient pharmacy service. Previous experience in oncology preferred. Apply online at: www.parklandhealthcenter.org Or in person at: 1101 West Liberty, Farmington, Missouri 63640 573-756-6451...
Description: Clinical Pharmacy! OptumRx! Medicare Part D! As one of the largest pharmacy benefits managers in the United States, UnitedHealth Group provides a professional culture where you're empowered and encouraged to exceed the expectations of our members, with better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) As the chosen candid...
• PT Pharmacist Apply in Person at 1540 13th Street West Equal Opportunity Employer...
Inpatient clinical pharmacist needed for hospital located on the east side of the bay. Clinical and some staffing duties involved. New grads welcome to apply, residency a plus!! CA license required or eligible....
PHARMACIST – HOSPITAL (TEMPORARY) Community based acute care hospital located in Central Connecticut is currently looking for a full-time temporary pharmacist. Duration of this assignment will span four to six months and will likely convert to a permanent full time position. This individual will function in a traditional staff pharmacist role. This is to include review of medication therapy for ap...
PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is the second largest institutional pharmacy company in America. PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacie...
Company Confidential Benkelman, NE
$30,000.00 Sign On Bonus and $125,000.00 per year salary, waiting for the right Pharmacist. Tired of working nights, weekends and holidays? Come practice your profession in a rural setting where you make a difference in patients lives every day. We are seeking a pharmacist licensed in Nebraska to work as a pharmacist in charge. We offer an above average starting salary, relocation assistance, sign...
Sponsored results
Top Providers - BCBS, CIGNA, More. See Low Quotes Instantly - Online.
www.HealthPlans.com
Healthcare Jobs Available. Up to $17-78/HR - Apply Now
Healthcare.JobsFlag.com
Positions Open in OR Hiring Now - Apply Today!
Healthcare.Jobs2Careers.com/OR
$37-$47/hr Real Work at home Jobs (Requirements: Must Have Computer)
www.Best-Home-Jobs.net

Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
email me

Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!

Healthcare Career Tools

Pharmacist

Salaries

$82,000.00 - $137,700.00
Typical Salary for Pharmacist
(430 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Doctorate
45.9%
Bachelor's
30.4%
Professional
15.5%
Master's
4.8%
(207 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Popular Pharmacist Articles

Pharmacist Specialty Certification: Can It Help Your Career? Article Rating
Getting certified is one way for pharmacists to stand out professionally. Which program, if any, is right for you?...
Sample Resume for a Pharmacist Article Rating
This sample resume for a pharmacist shows how you can communicate your expertise.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.4.25.38-216
eTrustLogo