Dispense drugs prescribed by physicians and other health practitioners and provide information to patients about medications and their use. May advise physicians and other health practitioners on the selection, dosage, interactions, and side effects of medications.
|Primary Industry||Health Science|
|Indiana Average Salary||$116,730.00|
|Average Time to Fill||40 days|
|Typical Education||Associate's degree|
|Typical Experience||Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||636|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||1.42 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||3,014|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||4.25 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|
|American Council of Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE)|
|Drug Utilization Review|