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Pharmacist Assistant Salary
in Boston, Massachusetts

$53,408 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$748

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pharmacist Assistant is $53,408 a year and $26 an hour in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The average salary range for a Pharmacist Assistant is between $39,500 and $65,037. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Pharmacist Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Mixes and distributes prescribed medicines and pharmaceutical preparations in absence of or under supervision of the Pharmacist.
  • Prepares compounds according to prescriptions issued by medical, dental, or veterinary officers.
  • Pours, weighs, or measures dosages and grinds, heats, filters, or dissolves and mixes liquid or soluble drugs and chemicals.
  • Orders prescription and designated non-prescription pharmacy products.
  • Receives, stores, stocks shelves, issues pharmaceutical materials and supplies, checks prices, and maintains merchandise levels.
Pharmacist Assistant Job Prevalence in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Job family: Pharmacy Aides

Job family population: 35,960

Estimated population of Pharmacist Assistant jobs: 1,235

Rate of error: 4.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$61,915
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Boston, Massachusetts

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Description: Boston is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 694,583 in 2018, making it also the most populous city in New England. Boston is the seat of Suffolk County as well, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area known as Greater Boston, a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) home to a census-estimated 4.8 million people in 2016 and ranking as the tenth-largest such area in the country...

Pharmacist Assistant Job Listings for Boston, Massachusetts

Medical Assistant
Apr 23
Framingham, MA, USA
Pharmaceutical Strategies
Currently hiring a Medical Assistant to work in the Framingham area Must have ambulatory care ... Company Description Pharmaceutical Strategies is a recruiting firm that specializes in the ...
Accounting Assistant
Jun 24
Stoneham, MA, USA
Pharmaceutical Strategies
... Pharmaceutical Strategies is a recruiting firm that specializes in the placement of professionals in pharmacies, hospitals, healthcare organizations and life sciences companies. We offer contract and ...
Certified Medical Assistant
Jun 24
Medford, MA, USA
Complete Staffing Solutions
Call or fax prescriptions to pharmacies * Change dressings * Clean and maintain instruments and ... Supervise other medical assistants
Prescription Coordinator/Administrative Assistant
Jun 20
Newton, MA, USA
Physician's Office
E-prescribing, mailing, calling in, faxing and otherwise sending prescriptions to pharmacies ... assist with training of new staff. * Perform other duties as required or assigned. Requirements
Assistant Brand and Marketing Manager - Quincy Office
Jun 20
Milton, MA, USA
Boss Enterprise Inc.
... pharmaceutical, food, production, project management, editor, hospitality, professional, bartender, call center, inventory, photography, bilingual, sports, cashier, clerk, distribution, sales ...
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