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Pharmacists Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for pharmacists in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of pharmacists among New Jersey areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Pharmacists in New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$87,560
25th Percentile Wage
$106,410
50th Percentile Wage
$117,780
75th Percentile Wage
$129,130
90th Percentile Wage
$148,640

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacists in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $148,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $117,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $87,560.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$117,780
0.32% 5.94%
2016
$117,400
0.39% -
2015
$116,940
0.68% -
2014
$116,150
2.35% -
2013
$113,420
2.33% -
2012
$110,780
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Pharmacists in New Jersey Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of pharmacists in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of pharmacists in state of New Jersey ranges from $116,570 to $122,680. The highest paying area for pharmacists in New Jersey is Wilmington with a median annual salary of $122,680. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Atlantic City-Hammonton (mean annual salary $122,590). The lowest paying area is Trenton-Ewing with a median annual salary of $116,570.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Wilmington
$122,680
Atlantic City-Hammonton
$122,590
Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton
$122,360
Ocean City
$120,060
Camden
$118,970
Edison-New Brunswick
$117,970
Trenton-Ewing
$116,570




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