The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacists in Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of pharmacists in Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$77,160|
|25th Percentile Wage||$123,860|
|50th Percentile Wage||$136,840|
|75th Percentile Wage||$149,050|
|90th Percentile Wage||$163,130|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacists in Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $163,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $136,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $77,160.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacists from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||2-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $136,840 in Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine is in the middle of salary range for pharmacists in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of pharmacists in Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine is 11.5 percent (11.5%) lower than that in the highest paying North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area and 9.9 percent (9.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|Yuba City|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|El Centro|| |
|Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |