Pharmacist Jobs in California

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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Common Spirit - Sacramento, CA
Candidates must have a current California pharmacist license. Prefered Qualifications: Residency training, BCPS certification and inpatient pharmacy experience referred....
2 days ago
Kroger - Los Angeles, CA
Researches and follows up on third party billing problems. Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation....
1 day ago
Sutter Health - Sacramento, CA
The Transitions of Care Pharmacist actively participates in clinical activities, education to patients and health care professionals....
17 hours ago
University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA
The Pharmacist provides comprehensive pharmaceutical care through integrated drug distribution, clinical services and education....
2 days ago
CVS Health - Bakersfield, CA
Required Qualifications Minimum Required Qualifications: Active Pharmacy License in the state in which you are employed Not on the DEA Excluded Parties List Immunization Certification through an accredited...
1 day ago
Capsule - Los Angeles, CA
**About the role:**Capsule is expanding into new markets and seeking a Pharmacist in Charge to help us build our pharmacy and a team in cities nationwide....
17 hours ago
Common Spirit - Redding, CA
clinical pharmacy services to the facility, provide leadership in establishing and maintaining clinical programs, evaluate dignity health initiatives for their applicability to the facility, mentor staff pharmacists...
2 days ago
CVS Health - South Lake Tahoe, CA
Required Qualifications Minimum Required Qualifications: Active Pharmacy License in the state in which you are employed Not on the DEA Excluded Parties List Immunization Certification through an accredited...
2 days ago
CVS Health - Pinole, CA
Required Qualifications Minimum Required Qualifications: Active Pharmacy License in the state in which you are employed Not on the DEA Excluded Parties List Immunization Certification through an accredited...
2 days ago
San Antonio Regional Hospital - Upland, CA
Overview JOB SUMMARY This position is responsible for the processing and dispensing of prescription medications through the outpatient pharmacy. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduate of an...
2 days ago
Common Spirit - Oxnard, CA
Responsibilities In keeping with the Dignity Health core values, the Pharmacist is responsible for the procuring, manufacturing, compounding, dispensing, distributing, storing and administration of...
2 days ago
Cedars-Sinai - Los Angeles, CA
Pharmacists are crucial partners in the care team of every patient at Cedars-Sinai....
Remote Work
2 days ago
Walgreens - Napa, CA
Performs pharmacist tasks including compounding, drug therapy reviews, verification, and medication management....
2 days ago
CVS Health - Jackson, CA
Required Qualifications Minimum Required Qualifications: • Active Pharmacy License in the state in which you are employed • Not on the DEA Excluded Parties List • Immunization Certification...
1 day ago
Raley's and BelAir - Elk Grove, CA
Provides a contemporary patient-centric retail pharmacy focus by taking time to speak to patients and establish high quality professional care to customers....
1 day ago

Demographic Data for California

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Pharmacist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Pharmacist Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Pharmacist jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$141,087

Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in California offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (49.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (34.9%)
  • Master's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (3.5%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.3%)
  • 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 California
  • 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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