The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacists in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of pharmacists in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area 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||$111,070|
|25th Percentile Wage||$122,510|
|50th Percentile Wage||$140,680|
|75th Percentile Wage||$154,860|
|90th Percentile Wage||$163,360|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacists in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $163,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $140,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $111,070.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $140,680, Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for pharmacists in state of New Mexico, followed by Las Cruces (median annual salary $138,440). In comparison, the median annual salary of pharmacists in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is 1.6 percent (1.6%) higher than that in Las Cruces.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Las Cruces|| |
|Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Santa Fe|| |