Pharmacist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

Responsible for medication orders and dispensation. Pharmacists process prescriptions in computer systems, prioritize supply shipments, manage inventory, and ensure that all practices regarding medications and their distribution comply with laws and regulations. Depending on the work environment, they may administer vaccinations, prepare compounded medications and IVs, or perform complex dose calculations.

Pharmacists must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, as they frequently work with a team and interface directly with patients. They counsel clients in regards to their prescriptions and provide clinical information to physicians or other healthcare professionals.

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Anthem Blue Cross - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Pharmacist Clinical/Specialty Programs in San Jose, California Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
1 day ago
Anthem Blue Cross - Palo Alto, CA
Pharmacist Clinical/Specialty Programs in Palo Alto, California Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
7 hours ago
The Save Mart Companies - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Keeps accurate records of all prescriptions dispensed in pharmacy computer system....
2 days ago
Soliant Health - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Soliant Health is looking to hire a pharmacist for a Part Time position at an infusion clinic in the San Jose area. Day-shifts. Weekdays. Assignment is expected to last 3 months or so....
2 days ago
Alameda Health System - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
SUMMARY: Under direction, to compound, prepare, dispense and maintain control of drugs and pharmaceutical supplies in a county hospital or outpatient clinic; and to do related work as required....
2 days ago
Soliant Health - Palo Alto, CA
We are looking for a Part Time Infusion Pharmacist who is open to working a 3+ month assignment within an incredible California hospital....
1 day ago
Kaiser Permanente - Permanente, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Clinical Pharmacist Psychiatry Qualifications include: A current California registered pharmacist license by start of position A qualified candidate will be a Graduate of PGY2 in psychiatry specialty...
9 hours ago
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Active membership and participation in the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and/or California Society of Hospital Pharmacists is desirable....
3 days ago
Children's Hospital & Research Center - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Active membership and participation in the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and/or California Society of Hospital Pharmacists is desirable....
3 days ago
Anthem Blue Cross - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Product Manager Sr (PharmD/Pharmacist) in San Jose, California Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
3 days ago
CVS Health - Sunnyvale, CA (8 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Job Information CVS Health CA Staff Pharmacist Floater PT in Sunnyvale, California Job Description Summary: Health is everything....
3 days ago
El Camino Hospital - Mountain View, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
License/Certification Licensed Pharmacist - California State Board of Pharmacy The Physical Requirements and Working Conditions of this job are available....
7 days ago
El Camino Hospital - Mountain View, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
License/Certification Licensed Pharmacist - California State Board of Pharmacy The Physical Requirements and Working Conditions of this job are available....
7 days ago
El Camino Hospital - Mountain View, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
License/Certification Licensed Pharmacist - California State Board of Pharmacy The Physical Requirements and Working Conditions of this job are available....
7 days ago
Anthem Blue Cross - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Partner with other pharmacists to support departmental education and training Qualifications Qualifications: Must possess an active unrestricted state license to practice pharmacy as a Registered Pharmacist...
8 days ago

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Salary for Pharmacist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

This is the average annual salary for Pharmacist jobs in Palo Alto, CA as reported by the BLS.

$151,288

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacist positions.

Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (47.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (35.6%)
  • Master's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (3.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.4%)
  • Some College (0.2%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Pharmacists in Palo Alto, CA
  • 1-2 years (28.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (27.7%)
  • None (27.6%)
  • 2-4 years (15.7%)
  • 6-8 years (0.6%)
  • 10+ years (0.3%)

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