Pharmacist Jobs in Illinois

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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Walmart - Rockford, IL
... What you'll do... Provides pharmaceutical care to Customers, including processing and accurately dispensing prescription orders, counseling Customers regarding health care and prescription...
1 day ago
Amita Health - Bolingbrook, IL
Provides patient counseling efficiently and effectively when required....
3 days ago
Chicago, IL
Traveling Hospital Pharmacist Location: chicago, IL Category: Pharmacy - Staff Pharmacist Traveling Staff Hospital Pharmacist We are RPh on the Go!...
22 hours ago
United Health Group - Schaumburg, IL
Job Keywords\: Pharmacist, Pharmacy, Clinical, Clinical Programs, Research, Pharm D, Drug Information, Formulary, PBM, Managed Care, UHG, UnitedHealth Group, OptumRx, healthcare, health care, Pharmacy...
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Anthem Blue Cross - Westchester, IL
Product Manager Sr (PharmD/Pharmacist) in Westchester, Illinois Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
22 hours ago
Silver Cross Hospital - New Lenox, IL
Minimum of 3 years pharmacist experience, residency, fellowship or equivalent outpatient oncology & infusion experience preferred....
17 hours ago
University of Illinois at Chicago - Chicago, IL
Candidates must be licensed or eligible for Illinois licensure as a registered pharmacist....
1 day ago
University of Illininois at Chicago - Chicago, IL
Candidates must be licensed or eligible for Illinois licensure as a registered pharmacist....
23 hours ago
Anthem Blue Cross - Chicago, IL
Product Manager Sr (PharmD/Pharmacist) in Chicago, Illinois Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
22 hours ago
UnityPoint Health - Rock Island, IL
Compounds extemporaneous products. Assists with inventory management. Verifies accuracy of tasks performed by Technicians....
3 days ago
Cancer Treatment Centers of America - Zion, IL
Pharmacist Cancer Treatment Centers of America Other Zion Illinois 60099 click here to apply report this job Pharmacist Job Description Pharmacist Cancer care is all we do Hope in healing Cancer Treatment...
3 days ago
Anthem, Inc. - Chicago, IL
PharmD or Pharmacist with active license strongly preferred. Managed Care residency preferred. Medicare D subject matter expertise preferred....
3 days ago
UI Hospital - Chicago, IL
Clinical Pharmacist responsibilities include nurse, physician, and pharmacy staff development and coordinating and conducting quality improvement projects....
4 days ago
Cancer Treatment Centers of America - Chicago, IL
Clinical pharmacists are essential to our care model within CTCA....
4 days ago
Rush University Medical Center - Chicago, IL
Pharmacists in this role may also be trained to Lead Pharmacist shifts....
4 days ago

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Salary for Pharmacist Jobs in Illinois

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacist positions.

Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Illinois 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 Illinois
  • 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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