Pharmacist Jobs in Des Moines, IA

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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Catholic Health Initiative - Des Moines, IA
Overview CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to...
1 day ago
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines, IA
until Iowa Pharmacist license is obtained Valid driver's license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons....
1 day ago
Anthem Blue Cross - Des Moines, IA
Pharmacist Clinical/Specialty Programs in Des Moines, Iowa Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Urbandale, IA (1 mile from Des Moines, IA)
Performs pharmacist tasks including compounding, drug therapy reviews, verification, and medication management....
3 days ago
Anthem Blue Cross - West Des Moines, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Pharmacist Clinical/Specialty Programs in West Des Moines, Iowa Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
3 days ago
Anthem Blue Cross - West Des Moines, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Product Manager Sr (PharmD/Pharmacist) in West Des Moines, Iowa Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
4 days ago
Walgreens - Des Moines, IA
Performs pharmacist tasks including compounding, drug therapy reviews, verification, and medication management....
5 days ago
Option Care Health - Urbandale, IA (1 mile from Des Moines, IA)
license as granted by the State Board of Pharmacy One of the following: One of the following: (a) At least one 1 year of experience in sterile IV admixture procedures (b) knowledge of non-sterile compounding...
5 days ago
Benzer Pharmacy - Colfax, IA (20 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Benzer Pharmacy, a rapidly growing multi-state retail pharmacy and recipient of the Bronze Stevie Award Winner for Fastest Growing Company of the Year is hiring for a Part time Pharmacist for our Colfax...
18 days ago
CVS Health - Ankeny, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Job Information CVS Health Staff Pharmacist Floater FT in Ankeny, Iowa Job Description Summary: Health is everything....
30+ days ago
CVS Health - Ankeny, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
As a Staff Pharmacist, you have a critical role at the forefront of delivering our purpose, modeling our values, and demonstrating genuine, authentic care for our patients....
45+ days ago
Common Spirit Health - Des Moines, IA
Performs patient counseling related to medication use including, but not limited to, discussion of drug names, strengths, doses, and possible side-effects....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Pharmacist Jobs in Des Moines, IA

This is the average annual salary for Pharmacist jobs in Des Moines, IA as reported by the BLS.

$110,211

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacist positions.

Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Des Moines, IA 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 Des Moines, IA
  • 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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