Pharmacist in cosmetics industry - Salary and Career

Pharmacist in cosmetics industry - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They carry out specific actions for dispensing pharmaceutical products and services. They can produce these products and services on a masterful, industrial scale. They also carry out quality control actions for pharmaceutical products and services, managing the storage, distribution and transport of these products. They develop pharmaceutical products and services, can coordinate pharmaceutical assistance policies and act in the regulation and inspection of pharmaceutical establishments, products and services. They perform clinical, toxicological, physical-chemical, biological, microbiological and bromatological analyses. They may conduct research on the effects of drugs and other substances on organs, tissues and vital functions of humans and animals.

How much does an Pharmacist in cosmetics industry earn

A Pharmacist in cosmetics industry earns between $3.016 and $14.159 per month, with an average monthly salary of $6.016 and a median salary of $5.000 according to an salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 1.640 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Pharmacist in cosmetics industry

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 6.016 72.195 1.504 30
1º Quartile 3.016 36.187 754 15
Median Salary 5.000 60.000 1.250 25
3º Quartile 10.798 129.578 2.700 54
Higher Salary 14.159 169.907 3.540 70

Professional job categories

  • Science and arts professionals
    • professionals of biological sciences, health
      • medical professionals, health
        • pharmaceuticals

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Main workplaces

Pharmaceuticals they work in public or private institutions, in pharmacies and drug distribution networks, in the pharmaceutical and related products industries, in the food and cosmetics industries, among others. Most work with a formal contract, but can also work on their own or as an employer.

What does it take to work in the field of Pharmaceuticals

The exercise of the profession of Pharmaceuticals requires a degree in Pharmacy. Currently, the training is unique, replacing the two previous training courses: pharmacy and biochemistry.

Functions and activities of Pharmacist in cosmetics industry

Pharmaceuticals must:

  • coordinate pharmaceutical assistance policy;
  • acting in the regulation and inspection of pharmaceutical establishments, products and services;
  • manage storage, distribution and transport of pharmaceuticals;
  • provide pharmaceutical services;
  • produce on an industrial and masterful scale pharmaceutical products;
  • perform analysis (clinical, toxicological, physical-chemical, biological, microbiological and bromatological);
  • manage storage, distribution and transport of pharmaceutical products;
  • dispense pharmaceutical products and services;
  • manage pharmaceutical establishments;
  • produce in industrial and masterful scale pharmaceutical products;
  • act in the regulation and inspection of pharmaceutical establishments, products and services;
  • develop pharmaceutical products and services;
  • perform technical-scientific research;
  • perform analyzes (clinical, toxicological, physicochemical, biological, microbiological and bromatological);
  • perform analyzes (clinical, toxicological, physical-chemical, biological, microbiological and bromatological);
  • dispensing pharmaceutical products and services;
  • perform analyzes (clinical, toxicological, physical-chemical, biological, microbiological and bromatological);
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • produce pharmaceutical products on an industrial and masterful scale;
  • control quality of pharmaceutical products and services;

  • Activities

    • structuring protocol;
    • participate in the investigation of complaints;
    • prove product origin;
    • handle food and cosmetics;
    • cultivate microorganisms;
    • participate in the elaboration of treatment protocols;
    • perform home visits;
    • validate method of analysis;
    • participate in the elaboration of the pharmaceutical service policy;
    • study research feasibility;
    • show leadership ability;
    • participate in the elaboration of drug policies;
    • issuing inspection rules;
    • participate in epidemiological surveillance actions;
    • perform small dressings;
    • prepare samples;
    • supervise the production process;
    • pack products;
    • schedule masterful process;
    • capture resources;
    • perform pharmaceutical consultation;
    • correct procedures;
    • define technical specifications of raw material, packaging, materials, equipment and facilities;
    • implement drug surveillance actions;
    • check official balances of controlled products;
    • validate products, processes, areas and equipment;
    • participate in the development of treatment protocols;
    • inspecting establishments, products and services;
    • demonstrate creativity;
    • demonstrate technical analytical ability;
    • drill earlobe;
    • coordinate drug and toxicological information centers;
    • participate in clinical research;
    • develop standard operating procedure;
    • elaborate projects;
    • supervise filling, packaging and packaging;
    • check blood pressure;
    • issue a report of analysis results;
    • guiding patients, caregivers and clients;
    • perform phytotherapy services;
    • identify adverse reactions and drug interactions;
    • participate in the registration of pharmaceutical products;
    • guide the collection of samples;
    • work as a team;
    • issuing a report of analysis results;
    • evaluate prescription;
    • choose medicines, immunobiologicals, cosmetics, food and health products;
    • suggest process change;
    • evaluate conformity of products and equipment;
    • determine product disposal;
    • disseminate pharmaceutical products and services;
    • perform waste management;
    • check body temperature;
    • manage documentation;
    • choose a method of analyze;
    • participate in the preparation of medication use protocol;
    • prepare reagents, equipment and glassware;
    • qualify suppliers;
    • program masterful process;
    • participate in health promotion and disease prevention actions;
    • disclose pharmaceutical products and services;
    • collect samples;
    • fraction products;
    • overcoming adverse situations;
    • pack products;
    • evaluate compliance of physical facilities (certify area);
    • define distribution logistics;
    • interact with prescriber and health team;
    • apply injectables;
    • perform acupuncture services;
    • make decisions;
    • perform critical analysis of the results;
    • notify deviations in the quality of products and services ;
    • provide technical information for product registration;
    • define quality indicators;
    • elaborate drug lists;
    • participate in a research ethics committee/commission;
    • assemble a team;
    • perform product stability study;
    • indicate over-the-counter medicines;
    • operate equipment;
    • develop forms and technical standards;
    • collect data;
    • perform analysis;
    • determine handling procedures;
    • demonstrate communication skills;
    • produce inputs and raw materials;
    • perform post-marketing surveillance on pharmaceutical products;
    • demonstrate organizational skills;
    • coordinate pharmaceutical assistance actions;
    • work as a team;
    • perform a product stability study;
    • develop standard formula;
    • acquire raw materials, materials and equipment;
    • supervise production process;
    • manage human, financial and material resources;
    • provide advice and consultancy;
    • check biochemical parameters;
    • determine industrial production procedures;
    • work with biosafety;
    • interacting with prescriber and health team;
    • establish criteria and dispensing systems;
    • issue reports, opinions and reports;
    • demonstrate manual dexterity;
    • perform pharmacotherapeutic follow-up;
    • define packaging specifications;
    • monitor processes;
    • diagnose areas of interest;
    • develop analytical and bioanalytical method;
    • demonstrate empathy;
    • participate in technical committees;
    • indicate food, cosmetics and health products;
    • capture resources;
    • guidance in compliance with the rules;
    • demonstrate ability to pay attention to detail;
    • analyze quality indicators;
    • participate in the licensing of pharmaceutical establishments;
    • manage inventory;
    • register data in medical records;
    • issue report of analysis results;
    • develop medication lists;
    • coordinate pharmaceutical assistance programs;
    • analyze results;
    • provide inhalation therapy services;
    • institute inspection rules;
    • participate in the promotion of the rational use of medication;
    • demonstrate analytical technical ability;
    • specify storage conditions;
    • write official books and balance sheets of controlled products;
    • participate in the discussion of public health policies;
    • define technical specifications for raw materials, packaging, materials, equipment and facilities;
    • select suppliers;
    • manipulate medicines;
    • establish product expiration date;
    • plan pharmaceutical assistance actions;
    • develop production methods and procedures;
    • demonstrate credibility;
    • participate in health policy actions;
    • implement pharmaceutical service policy;
    • schedule industrial production;

    Sectors that hire Pharmacist in cosmetics industry the most in the job market

    • manufacture of allopathic medicines for human use
    • wholesale of medicines and drugs for human use
    • trade representatives and trade agents for medicines, cosmetics and perfumery products
    • manufacture of medicines for veterinary use
    • road transport of cargo, except dangerous goods and removals, intercity, interstate and international
    • temporary labor lease
    • experimental research and development in physical and natural sciences
    • tests and technical analysis
    • combined office and administrative support services
    • manufacture of cosmetics, perfumery and personal hygiene products

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