Pharmacist salary in Chicago Metro Area, IL

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Based on 1,112 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Pharmacists make?
The average total salary for a Pharmacist is $120,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,112 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Pharmacist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Pharmacist salary can vary between $36,500 to $176,500 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
American Drug Stores, Will County, IL
59 income tax records
$116K – $151K
Optum, Cook County, IL
12 income tax records
$110K – $155K
UChicago Medicine, Cook County, IL
28 income tax records
$48K – $151K
US Department Of Defense, Cook County, IL
25 income tax records
$58K – $147K
Walgreen, Will County, IL
141 income tax records
$60K – $153K
Rush University Medical Center, Cook County, IL
16 income tax records
$29K – $145K
Northwestern Medicine, Cook County, IL
19 income tax records
$53K – $154K
NorthShore University HealthSystem, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$84K – $157K
CVS, Will County, IL
143 income tax records
$43K – $146K
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 Metro Area, IL

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46% are single
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54% are married
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43% have kids
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63% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Pharmacists in Chicago Metro Area, IL

1,112 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a pharmacist in Chicago Metro Area, IL is $120,500 per year. Pharmacist salaries in Chicago Metro Area, IL can vary between $36,500 to $176,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,112 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as pharmacist.

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

The following cities offer the highest salaries for pharmacists near Chicago Metro Area, IL: Barrington, IL ($135,000 a year), Lafayette, IN ($133,500 a year), and Noblesville, IN ($133,000 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.