Our readers reject pay-cut proposal

Pharmacy News readers have rejected a suggestion that salaried pharmacists should accept lower pay to boost their employer’s profitability.

The results of our online poll show 76% oppose the suggestion, while 12% say they should take a pay cut to maintain business viability. There was just 2% who believe decisions should be  on a case-by-case basis.

Clsoe to 350 readers participated in the poll, which was inspired by a suggestion from employee pharmacist Michelle Edwards who spoke out about pay rates following an editorial by the