Pharmacist salary in Chicago, IL

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Based on 325 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Pharmacist is $119,000 per year. This is based on data from 325 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Pharmacist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Pharmacist salary can vary between $34,500 to $168,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Pharmacist salary by location

Pharmacist salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Advocate Health Care, Cook County, IL
21 income tax records
$48K – $176K
Optum, Cook County, IL
12 income tax records
$110K – $155K
American Drug Stores, Cook County, IL
35 income tax records
$56K – $156K
UChicago Medicine, Cook County, IL
28 income tax records
$48K – $151K
Walgreen, Cook County, IL
86 income tax records
$54K – $161K
US Department Of Defense, Cook County, IL
25 income tax records
$58K – $147K
Northwestern Medicine, Cook County, IL
19 income tax records
$53K – $154K
Rush University Medical Center, Cook County, IL
16 income tax records
$29K – $145K
NorthShore University HealthSystem, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$84K – $157K
CVS, Cook County, IL
91 income tax records
$42K – $184K
Walmart, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$32K – $144K
University Of Illinois, Cook County, IL
23 income tax records
$36K – $120K

Pharmacist demographics in Chicago, IL

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69% are single
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31% are married
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21% have kids
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42% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Pharmacists in Chicago, IL

325 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a pharmacist in Chicago, IL is $119,000 per year. Pharmacist salaries in Chicago, IL can vary between $34,500 to $168,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 325 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as pharmacist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for pharmacists near Chicago, IL: Advocate Health Care ($134,000 a year), Optum ($132,500 a year), and American Drug Stores ($131,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for pharmacists near Chicago, IL: Barrington, IL ($135,000 a year), Lafayette, IN ($133,500 a year), and Waukesha, WI ($132,500 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.