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Pharmacists Salary Information in Las Cruces, New Mexico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacists in Las Cruces, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of pharmacists in Las Cruces is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Pharmacists in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$107,070
25th Percentile Wage
$119,950
50th Percentile Wage
$138,440
75th Percentile Wage
$155,190
90th Percentile Wage
$165,580

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacists in Las Cruces, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $165,580. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $138,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $107,070.

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
$138,440
1.88% 2.00%
2016
$135,840
1.05% -
2015
$134,410
0.25% -
2014
$134,080
0.66% -
2013
$133,200
-1.85% -
2012
$135,670
- -

Table 3. Compare Pharmacists Salary in Las Cruces with Other New Mexico Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $138,440, Las Cruces is the second highest paying city for pharmacists in state of New Mexico, following the highest paying city Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $140,680). Compared with Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of pharmacists in Las Cruces is 1.6 percent (1.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$140,680
Las Cruces
$138,440
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$128,610
Albuquerque
$123,170
North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$123,090
Santa Fe
$122,960
Farmington
$117,540



See also: Top paying jobs in Las Cruces, New Mexico.