10 things to know about PSA conference, including salary targets

Major report predicts changes for community pharmacists

Remuneration targets, medication safety and the Minister for Health’s views on MBS items for pharmacists topped the agenda at the PSA conference in Sydney over the weekend.


Here are 10 things you need to know:

  1. The PSA wants community pharmacists’ salaries to increase. Its Pharmacists in 2023: Roles and Remuneration report suggests $100,000-$120,000 (excluding superannuation) for those with two or three years of experience and $120,000-$140,000 for those with a defined area of practice.
  2. In four years, community pharmacies will be staffed by