(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Pharmacist Assistant Salary
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$49,086 (USD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pharmacist Assistant is $49,086 a year and $24 an hour in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Pharmacist Assistant is between $36,304 and $59,774. 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Average Salary Chart

Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills

Job Summary

  • 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 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:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Skills data not available for this job

About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Cost of Living Score:

Description: Philadelphia, known colloquially as Philly, is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2018 census-estimated population of 1,584,138. Since 1854, the city has been coterminous with Philadelphia County, the most populous county in Pennsylvania and the urban core of the eighth-largest U.S. metropolitan statistical area, with over 6 million residents as of 2017. Philadelphia is also the economic and cultural anchor of the greater Delaware Valley, located along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers, within the Northeast megalopolis. The Delaware...

Pharmacist Assistant Job Listings for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sr Administrative Assistant - Pharmaceutical
Jun 26
Horsham, PA, USA
Source One Technical Solutions
Seeking a Sr. Administrative Assistant with pharmaceutical industry experience for a consulting position in Horsham, PA 19044. Knowledge of Concur and Ariba is required. Responsibilities include: • ...
Administrative Assistant
Jun 12
East Brunswick, NJ, USA
Raritan Pharmaceuticals
We are seeking an Administrative Assistant to join our team! You will perform clerical and administrative functions in order to drive company success. Responsibilities: * Plan and schedule ...
Staff Pharmacist-3122
Jun 4
Somerset, NJ, USA
The pharmacist provides routine and emergency comprehensive and accurate drug screening ... pharmacy. Assist in ensuring that the pharmacy is in compliance with all DEA policies and ...
Dispensary Pharmacist
Jun 25
Morton, PA, USA
AHS PharmStat
Review and assist in receiving all deliveries with diligence and accuracy and in accordance with ... Must be a Registered Pharmacist in the state of Pennsylvania, with an active unrestricted license ...
Entry Level Assistant - Expanding Marketing Firm *FULL TIME*
Jun 20
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Philly Marketing Group
... assistant, business development, business, internship, advertising, human resources, receptionist ... pharmaceutical sales, food services, jobs, summer, recruiter, sales, bartender, general business ...
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Pharmacist Assistant

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources