The salary statistics of pharmacists in the industry sector of finance and insurance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare pharmacists salaries in different industries within the finance and insurance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$100,650|
|25th Percentile Wage||$110,620|
|50th Percentile Wage||$121,590|
|75th Percentile Wage||$133,570|
|90th Percentile Wage||$154,830|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacists in the industry sector of finance and insurance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) pharmacists is $154,830. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $121,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pharmacists is $100,650.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacists in the industry sector of finance and insurance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of pharmacists in eight industries in the finance and insurance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for pharmacists occupations is the insurance carriers industry with an annual salary $121,870. The lowest paying industry is the insurance and employee benefit funds industry (annual salary $109,320). For detailed pharmacists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Insurance Carriers|| |
|Direct Health and Medical Insurance Carriers|| |
|Other Insurance Related Activities|| |
|Insurance Carriers and Related Activities|| |
|Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities|| |
|Insurance Agencies and Brokerages|| |
|Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles|| |
|Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .