Pharmacist salary in the United States

Average salary
$120,500/yr
Based on 40,958 income tax records
$36,500
$178,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$66K
 
$116K
 
$125K
 
$126K
 
$121K
$36,500
$178,500
How much do Pharmacists make?
The average total salary for a Pharmacist is $120,500 per year. This is based on data from 40,958 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Pharmacist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Pharmacist salary can vary between $36,500 to $178,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Pharmacist salary by location

Pharmacist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego County, CA
24 income tax records
$178,500/yr
$132K – $287K
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H‑E‑B, Harris County, TX
21 income tax records
$165,000/yr
$125K – $185K
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Scripps Health, San Diego County, CA
22 income tax records
$162,000/yr
$96K – $183K
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University Health System, Bexar County, TX
31 income tax records
$139,000/yr
$64K – $178K
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Frys Food Drug Stores 660, Maricopa County, AZ
41 income tax records
$137,500/yr
$36K – $181K
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Mental Health Systems, Pierce County, WA
28 income tax records
$136,000/yr
$75K – $163K
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Publix Super Markets, Pinellas County, FL
22 income tax records
$134,000/yr
$55K – $149K
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Advocate Health Care, Cook County, IL
21 income tax records
$134,000/yr
$48K – $176K
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Mayo Foundation For Medical Education And Research, Olmsted County, MN
36 income tax records
$133,000/yr
$85K – $161K
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Wegmans Food Markets, Monroe County, NY
23 income tax records
$133,000/yr
$71K – $157K
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Froedtert Health, Milwaukee County, WI
29 income tax records
$132,000/yr
$24K – $153K
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University Of Utah, Salt Lake County, UT
48 income tax records
$131,500/yr
$94K – $169K
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Tampa General Hospital, Hillsborough County, FL
21 income tax records
$130,500/yr
$82K – $160K
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BayCare Health System, Pinellas County, FL
28 income tax records
$129,500/yr
$25K – $153K
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The University Of Kansas Health System, Johnson County, KS
20 income tax records
$129,000/yr
$92K – $170K
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UChicago Medicine, Cook County, IL
28 income tax records
$128,000/yr
$48K – $151K
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Swedish Health Services, King County, WA
37 income tax records
$126,500/yr
$105K – $149K
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UNM Health, Bernalillo County, NM
31 income tax records
$126,000/yr
$85K – $161K
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Fairview Health Services, Hennepin County, MN
29 income tax records
$126,000/yr
$41K – $153K
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Prime Therapeutics, Hennepin County, MN
20 income tax records
$126,000/yr
$109K – $148K
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BH Management, Maricopa County, AZ
33 income tax records
$125,500/yr
$25K – $172K
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Vidant Health, Pitt County, NC
20 income tax records
$124,000/yr
$74K – $165K
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University Of Washington, King County, WA
52 income tax records
$124,000/yr
$42K – $144K
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Saint Luke’s, Ada County, ID
30 income tax records
$123,000/yr
$26K – $160K
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Medical University Of South Carolina, Charleston County, SC
48 income tax records
$122,500/yr
$45K – $157K
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Chewy, Jefferson County, KY
23 income tax records
$122,500/yr
$105K – $153K
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University Of Virginia, Albemarle County, VA
25 income tax records
$122,500/yr
$101K – $165K
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Orlando Health, Orange County, FL
28 income tax records
$120,500/yr
$93K – $143K
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UNC Health, Orange County, NC
23 income tax records
$120,500/yr
$50K – $151K
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University Of Michigan Payroll O, Washtenaw County, MI
29 income tax records
$120,000/yr
$25K – $155K
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BJC HealthCare, St. Louis County, MO
36 income tax records
$120,000/yr
$46K – $147K
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UW Health, Dane County, WI
35 income tax records
$119,500/yr
$74K – $144K
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Memorial Hermann, Harris County, TX
32 income tax records
$118,500/yr
$58K – $147K
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Duke University, Wake County, NC
24 income tax records
$118,000/yr
$70K – $144K
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Texas Children's Hospital, Harris County, TX
28 income tax records
$117,000/yr
$92K – $155K
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Memorial Healthcare System, Broward County, FL
34 income tax records
$117,000/yr
$53K – $168K
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Kroger 011, Franklin County, OH
24 income tax records
$116,500/yr
$66K – $145K
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The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore County, MD
20 income tax records
$115,500/yr
$47K – $134K
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Mecklenburg County, NC
55 income tax records
$115,500/yr
$68K – $149K
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Lee Health, Lee County, FL
35 income tax records
$114,000/yr
$30K – $153K
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Vanderbilt University Medical Ce, Williamson County, TN
20 income tax records
$113,000/yr
$84K – $137K
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The University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Harris County, TX
30 income tax records
$113,000/yr
$98K – $142K
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The University Of Iowa, Johnson County, IA
31 income tax records
$112,000/yr
$48K – $137K
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Wake Forest Baptist Health, Forsyth County, NC
40 income tax records
$111,500/yr
$47K – $133K
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University Of Kentucky, Fayette County, KY
51 income tax records
$110,500/yr
$62K – $137K
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Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven County, CT
21 income tax records
$110,500/yr
$38K – $142K
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Cleveland Clinic, Cuyahoga County, OH
45 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$52K – $133K
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OhioHealth, Franklin County, OH
34 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$53K – $142K
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UPMC, Allegheny County, PA
57 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$76K – $126K
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The Ohio State University, Franklin County, OH
57 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$46K – $124K

Pharmacist demographics in United States

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42% are single
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58% are married
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45% have kids
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67% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Pharmacists in United States

40,958 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a pharmacist in the United States is $120,500 per year. Pharmacist salaries in the United States can vary between $36,500 to $178,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 40,958 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as pharmacist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for pharmacists in the United States: Sharp Memorial Hospital ($178,500 a year), H‑E‑B ($165,000 a year), and Scripps Health ($162,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for pharmacists in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($153,000 a year), Sacramento Metro Area, CA ($147,000 a year), and San Jose Metro Area, CA ($143,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.