Pharmacist Salary

The average salary for a Pharmacist in the UK is:


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Reviewing and monitoring patient's medication on wards Providing advice and answering queires from nurses on doctors on formulations, doses, monitoring and appropriate choice of medication

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Pharmacist Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £39,616.

The average salary in 2009 was £38,260, based on 143 respondents (a difference of -3% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £81,130, based on 160 respondents (a difference of 112% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £37,574, based on 103 respondents (a difference of -54% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £38,271, based on 45 respondents (a difference of 2% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Pharmacist based on all salary survey responses is: £35,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Pharmacist is £18.48.

Assorted Pharmacist Salary Information

£48,000Yorkshire and North East25-July-20
£48,000Yorkshire and North East25-July-20
£48,000Yorkshire and North East25-July-20
£40,000North West6-December-18
£38,000Northern Ireland24-September-17
£44,000North West16-June-15
£37,850Yorkshire and North East24-May-15
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Pharmacist salary data

Pharmacist Salary By UK Region

£32,743North West
£38,591East of England
£37,178Yorkshire and North East
£44,415South East
£25,450Northern Ireland
£39,286South West

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Pharmacist, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £27,721 for a worker in their 20s, £36,222 (30s), £42,875 (40s) and £42,875 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Pharmacist is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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