Head of Pharmacy Salary in United States

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Head of Pharmacy in United States

The average salary of a(n) Head of Pharmacy in United States is $148,404.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Head of Pharmacy in United States is $71.35.

The average bonus of a(n) Head of Pharmacy in United States is $12,332.00.

Job Description:

Directs, oversees, and allocates activities of employees engaged in compounding, mixing, packaging, labeling, and dispensing prescribed medications, drugs, and other pharmaceuticals for patient care, according to professional standards and State and Federal legal requirements. Selects vendors and authorizes purchase of pharmaceutical items. Provides consultative advice to nursing and medical staffs. Answers questions and provides information on drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and storage of pharmaceuticals. Maintains established procedures concerning quality assurance, security of controlled substances, and disposal of hazardous waste drugs. Develops and implements methods and procedures for monitoring work activities, such as preparation of records of expenditures, progress reports, etc. Analyzes department budget to identify budget needs and/or reductions, and may allocate operating budget funds. Interprets company policy to employees and enforces safety regulations. Furnishes budget and department reports for hospital administrators. Recommends and informs medical personnel of drug applications and characteristics. May recruit, hire, evaluate employee performance, and recommend disciplinary action. May instruct interns and other medical personnel on matters pertaining to pharmacy or teach in college of pharmacy. Less

Directs, oversees, and allocates activities of employees engaged in compounding, mixing, packaging, labeling, and dispensing prescribed medications, drugs, and other pharmaceuticals for patient care, according to professional standards and State and Federal legal requirements. Selects vendors and authorizes purchase of... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Head of Pharmacy?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in United States

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Head of Pharmacy in United States

Director of Nursing Services - Seattle, WA

Kin On Health Care Center

Manage pharmacy services to ensure timely and safe delivery, destruction, administration and of medications. Is the head ambassador of the facility, thus must...

View job on Indeed.com

Head of Benefits - Atlanta, GA

Aarons

Interested in becoming the Head of Benefits? As the Head of Benefits you m anage the development, administration, and communication of all company-wide benefit...

View job on Indeed.com

Head of Operational Excellence - Lexington, MA

Shire

Heads the Performance Management group to define, communicate, and track progress toward operational key performance indicator targets and align financial...

View job on Indeed.com

Licensed Assistant Administrator of Continuing Care/Nursing Home - Springfield, VA

Erickson Living

Manages coordination of all contracted services, i.e., Therapy Services, Laboratory Services, Pharmacy Services, etc....

View job on Indeed.com

Buprenorphine Nurse Care Manager - Brooklyn, NY

Wyckoff Heights Medical Center

Ensuring the program follows state and federal guidelines, and collaborates as needed with other care staff, including physician, social worker/counselors,...

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x