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A Retail Pharmacist dispenses prescribed pharmaceuticals to the public, educates customers on health promotion, disease prevention and the proper use of medicines, and sells non-prescription medicines and related goods in a community pharmacy. Registration or licensing is required. In Australia Retail Pharmacist is as Skill Level 1 occupation.
Retail Pharmacist Alternative Titles
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The job of a Retail Pharmacist in Australia is to ensure safe and quality use of medicines, and optimise health outcomes by contributing to selecting, prescribing, monitoring and evaluating medicine therapy, and researching, testing and developing pharmaceuticals and medical products.
Occupations in the Retail Pharmacist unit group (Group 2515) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification and a one year traineeship (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Occupations within the Retail Pharmacist Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same retail pharmacist group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
The average salary for a Retail Pharmacist in Australia is $ 64,450 for male employees and $ 68,718 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 40.2 Females: 34.9 Persons: 36.8
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 2515) Pharmacists - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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