Pharmacists dispense prescription medications to patients and offer expertise in the safe use of prescriptions. They also may conduct health and wellness screenings, provide immunizations, oversee the medications given to patients, and provide advice on healthy lifestyles.
- Education requirements: Doctorate degree
- Soft skills: Analytical skills, communication skills and computer skills
- Average Annual Salary: $122,200
- 3 in state schools: Oregon State University (Corvallis, OR), Pacific University (Hillsboro, OR), University of Oregon (Eugene, OR)
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