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Fast Facts for Pharmacists in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greenville, Winston-Salem and Durham
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rocky Mount, Greensboro and Wilmington
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Durham

Salaries for Pharmacists in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Greenville, Wilmington and Hickory

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More North Carolina Pharmacy Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Chapel Hill
Buies Creek
High Point

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Pharmacists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for North Carolina. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Asheville490 $113,850
Jacksonville110 $120,400
Burlington130 $129,510
Durham-Chapel Hill800 $122,540
Fayetteville380 $119,120
Goldsboro90 $125,960
Greensboro-High Point620 $128,070
Greenville210 $133,360
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton320 $137,630
New Bern120 $126,680
Raleigh1250 $122,580
Rocky Mount110 $133,280
Wilmington270 $118,070
Winston-Salem880 $122,920

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