How much does a Pharmacy Purchasing Agent make in the United States? The average Pharmacy Purchasing Agent salary in the United States is $55,850 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $50,656 and $61,648. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Pharmacy Purchasing Agent Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Pharmacy Purchasing Agent Salary $45,928 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Pharmacy Purchasing Agent Salary $50,656 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Pharmacy Purchasing Agent Salary $55,850 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Pharmacy Purchasing Agent Salary $61,648 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Pharmacy Purchasing Agent Salary $66,926 US September 25, 2023
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Job Description for Pharmacy Purchasing Agent

Pharmacy Purchasing Agent liaisons between buyers and manufacturer's representatives to ensure that the organization purchases pharmaceuticals, supplies and equipment that meet quality standards while minimizing costs. Ensures adequate levels of drugs and supplies are available in the inpatient and outpatient pharmacies and that purchases do not exceed budget. Being a Pharmacy Purchasing Agent requires a high school diploma. Requires certification as a pharmacy technician and licensure from the State Board of Pharmacy. Additionally, Pharmacy Purchasing Agent typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Pharmacy Purchasing Agent occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Pharmacy Purchasing Agent typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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