Pharmacist Jobs in Albany, NY

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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United Health Group - Troy, NY (11 miles from Albany, NY)
Keywords\: pharmacy, manager, PharmD, retail pharmacy, APhA, immunization, pharmaceutical...
1 day ago
Northwell Health - Nassau, NY (18 miles from Albany, NY)
Currently licensed as a Pharmacist in New York State, required....
19 hours ago
CVS Health - Albany, NY
Job Information CVS Health Staff Pharmacist FT in Albany, New York Job Description Summary: Health is everything....
6 days ago
Northwell Health - Nassau, NY (18 miles from Albany, NY)
Interprets, compound and dispense medications and other pharmaceutical supplies, using standard physical and chemical procedures to fill written prescriptions issued by physicians, and other qualified...
8 days ago
Walgreens - Rotterdam, NY (12 miles from Albany, NY)
Performs pharmacist tasks including compounding, drug therapy reviews, verification, and medication management....
9 days ago
Res-Care, Inc. - Albany, NY
Our Company Overview Our Pharmacy group focuses on providing exceptional customer service and meeting the pharmacy needs for hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, long-term acute care hospitals,...
21 days ago
CVS Health - Albany, NY
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....
25 days ago
Magellan Health - Albany, NY (4 miles from Albany, NY)
General Job Information Work Experience Management/Leadership, Pharmacy Education Bachelors: Pharmacy (Required), Masters: Pharmacy License and Certifications - Required RPH - Registered Pharmacist...
Remote Work
27 days ago
CVS Health - Clifton Park, NY (7 miles from Albany, NY)
Job Information CVS Health Night Pharmacist FT in Clifton Park, New York Job Description Summary: Health is everything....
30+ days ago
Ascension, B45 - Amsterdam, NY (22 miles from Albany, NY)
May float to provide coverage of pharmacy needs.* Provides patient counseling efficiently and effectively when required....
30+ days ago
CVS Caremark - Clifton Park, NY (7 miles from Albany, NY)
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
Rite Aid - Albany, NY
The associate is responsible for the functions below, in addition to other duties as assigned: Ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of all prescriptions filled by completing Drug Utilization Review...
45+ days ago
CVS Health - Burnt Hills, NY (14 miles from Albany, NY)
hours Staff Pharmacist FT CVS Caremark Burnt Hills, NY 12027 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now $1 Jobs Rated 33rd **Job Description** Summary: Health is everything....
45+ days ago
CVS Health - Burnt Hills, NY (14 miles from Albany, NY)
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....
60+ days ago
CVS Health - Rensselaer, NY (9 miles from Albany, NY)
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....
60+ days ago

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Salary for Pharmacist Jobs in Albany, NY

This is the average annual salary for Pharmacist jobs in Albany, NY as reported by the BLS.

$123,139

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacist positions.

Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Albany, NY 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 Albany, NY
  • 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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