Virginia Pharmacy Schools and Careers

Career Information for Pharmacists in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Pharmacists in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Blacksburg, Harrisonburg and Winchester
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Virginia Beach, Danville and Lynchburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Roanoke and Charlottesville

Salaries for Pharmacists in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Danville, Roanoke and Harrisonburg

Schools for Pharmacists in Virginia are listed below.

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More Virginia Pharmacy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Appalachian College of Pharmacy Oakwood First-professional 194
Hampton University Hampton Doctorate & First Professional 5,658
Shenandoah University Winchester Doctorate & First Professional 3,393
Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 31,700

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Pharmacists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Pharmacists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Blacksburg 100 $134460 0.7
Christiansburg 100 $134460 0.7
Radford 100 $134460 0.7
Harrisonburg 110 $115890 0.88
Charlottesville 290 $123470 1.27
Richmond 1490 $120940 1.13
Roanoke 450 $131200 1.37
Lynchburg 180 $126130 0.85
Staunton 100 $130090 1.02
Waynesboro 100 $130090 1.02
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