Washington Pharmacy Schools and Careers

Career Information for Pharmacists in Washington

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Fast Facts for Pharmacists in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Spokane, Wenatchee and Bellingham
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Seattle, Olympia and Yakima
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Spokane and Tacoma

Salaries for Pharmacists in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Mount Vernon, Longview and Wenatchee

Schools for Pharmacists in Washington are listed below.

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More Washington Pharmacy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle Doctorate 40,218
Washington State University Pullman Doctorate & First Professional 24,396

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Pharmacists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. 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


Bremerton 160 $118700 0.88
Silverdale 160 $118700 0.88
Bellingham 160 $118410 0.9
Longview 90 $132800 1.19
Mount Vernon 80 $119710 0.77
Anacortes 80 $119710 0.77
Kennewick 160 $134960 0.72
Richland 160 $134960 0.72
Olympia 200 $117460 0.93
Tumwater 200 $117460 0.93
Seattle 3330 $121970 0.86
Tacoma 3330 $121970 0.86
Bellevue 3330 $121970 0.86
Spokane 760 $122210 1.6
Spokane Valley 760 $122210 1.6
Walla Walla 50 $127260 0.97
Wenatchee 120 $123310 1.35
Yakima 160 $122000 0.9
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