Pharmacy Aides

Job Description

Pharmacy aides will receive, store and inventory pharmaceutical supplies or medications, check for outdated medications and notify the pharmacist when inventory levels are low. They may prepare prescription labels, answer customer calls and refer callers to the pharmacist. They may operate a cash register and accept prescriptions for filling.

Academic Requirements

Pharmacy aide positions do not necessarily require formal education.

Pharmacy Aides
$25
Thousand
or Lower
Average
Salary
High
Patient
Interaction
6.97%
Job
Growth
 
Low
Blood
Interaction
High School diploma or equivalent
Education
Required

Schools

Vatterott College – Joplin Branch

809 Illinois Avenue
Joplin, 64801

Franklin Technology Center

3950 East Newman Road
Joplin, 64801
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