The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacists in Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of pharmacists in Huntington-Ashland 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||$41,170|
|25th Percentile Wage||$113,520|
|50th Percentile Wage||$130,140|
|75th Percentile Wage||$149,440|
|90th Percentile Wage||$162,010|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacists in Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $162,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $130,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,170.
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 the median annual salary of $130,140 in Huntington-Ashland is in the middle of salary range for pharmacists in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of pharmacists in Huntington-Ashland is 5.1 percent (5.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area and 14.5 percent (14.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |