Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Pharmacist make in Washington, DC ?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$123,156 / yrTotal Pay
$118,720 / yrBase Pay
$4,435 / yrAdditional Pay

$123,156

 / yr
$86K$178K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Pharmacist is $123,156 per year in the Washington, DC area, with an average salary of $118,720 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $4,435 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Pharmacist in Washington, DC

Some related job titles are Hospital Pharmacist Salaries with median pay of $127,060, Pharmacy Intern Salaries with median pay of $112,307, Pharmacy Tech Salaries with median pay of $38,792, Retail Pharmacist Salaries with median pay of $123,903.

Top Paying Companies

For a Pharmacist in Washington, DC

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Pharmacist in Washington, DC . Employers include Walgreens, Rite Aid and CVS Health.

1
Walgreens
Walgreens
$123,452/yr
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CVS Health
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PharmacistSee 91 salaries from this location

$56

 / hr

$57

 / hr

$107,659

 / yr

$59

 / hr

$106,523

 / yr

$51

 / hr

$88,913

 / yr

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$130,482

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$117,618

 / yr

$129,763

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$130,748

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$52

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$55

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$116,063

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Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Healthcare?

Healthcare jobs, already in high demand, are expected to grow extensively to meet the increased need from an aging population. Careers in this industry are diverse, though most require additional training and pay above-average wages. Despite fewer opportunities for remote work than other professions, healthcare jobs can be found nearly everywhere, including both rural and urban settings. While careers in healthcare offer high job security, they also often involve long hours, including evening and weekend shift work, particularly for those just starting their career.

How does the Pharmacist salary in Washington, DC compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Pharmacist in US is $122,189 per year based on 13,178 salary contributions, which is 1.33% more than the salary for a Pharmacist in Washington, DC . The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Pharmacist gets the highest compensation are Stanford Health Care, UCLA Health System and Sutter Health. Bigger companies typically pay 35% more than smaller companies for a Pharmacist.

Recent Salaries Shared

For pharmacist in Washington, DC

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Support Pharmacist

Washington, DC

 | 7-9 years

$3,266

/hr

$66 | $3K

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
Pharmacist

Washington, DC

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

$95K | $5K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Pharmacist

Washington, DC

 | 1-3 years

$120,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Pharmacist

Washington, DC

 | 10-14 years

$175,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

10-14 years
3 days ago
Pharmacist

Washington, DC

 | 15+ years

$94,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago
Pharmacist

Washington, DC

 | 1-3 years

$49

/hr

Submitted4 days ago

1-3 years
4 days ago
Clinical Pharmacist

Washington, DC

 | 4-6 years

$160,000

/yr

Submitted5 days ago

4-6 years
5 days ago

Pharmacist pay FAQ in Washington, DC

The average salary for a Pharmacist is $118,720 per year in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 22841 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Pharmacist employees in Washington, DC .

The highest salary for a Pharmacist in Washington, DC is $169,630 per year.

The lowest salary for a Pharmacist in Washington, DC is $83,090 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Pharmacist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Pharmacist.