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    • Pharmaceutical Jobs & Industry Overview


      Pharmaceutical companies manufacture medicines using plant- and chemical-based compounds. The products they create and market can prevent the spread of disease, alleviate pain, cure illnesses, and slow the effects of aging.

      There is a variety of pharmaceutical jobs, including pharmacists, pharmaceutical sales representatives, chemical engineers, biological scientists, general and operational managers, and various other positions in pharmaceutical manufacturing. These workers develop and operate pharmaceutical equipment, research new drugs, market medical products and dispense drugs.

      Pharmaceutical Salaries

      Pharmaceutical salary varies between different job titles within the pharmaceutical industry, with positions requiring advanced education returning the highest pay.

      The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports median annual pay for pharmaceutical jobs:

       

      Top Pharmaceutical Companies

      Top pharmaceutical companies in the United States include:

      • Johnson & Johnson
      • Pfizer
      • Abbott Laboratories
      • Bristol Myers Squibb
      • Amgen
      • Biogen Idec
      • Celgine Corporation
      • Merck & Co.
      • Gilead Sciences
      • Ely Lilly

       

      Job Market

      There are more than 810,000 jobs in the biopharmaceutical industry in the United States as of 2012 but the industry supports a total of nearly 3.4 million jobs directly in pharmaceutical companies, jobs with vendor companies, and jobs created by the biopharmaceutical industry workforce.  Companies invest more than ten times the amount of research and development per employee than all other manufacturing industries, creating a large number of R&D jobs within the pharmaceutical sector.

       

      Biologics, over-the-counter (OTC) medicines, and generics markets have become increasingly competitive and now offer the greatest potential for growth. Biologics, including vaccines, blood and blood components, allergy detection and treatment, and gene therapy, account for a quarter of all new drugs in clinical trials or awaiting approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The growing aging population and consumer trends towards self-medication, combined with conversion of drugs from prescription status to non-prescription status.

       

      The U.S. market has a favorable regulatory and patent market, which helped it become the largest free-pricing pharmaceutical market in the world. Future growth of the industry in the nation is fueled by U.S. government support of biomedical research, the market’s unparalleled research and scientific base, and an innovative biotechnology sector.

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    • PSR-DR-Yinchuan Job

      MSD
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      PSR-DR-Yinchuan-DIR018404DescriptionSales performance :¡ In designated areas, to reach the specified target of product sales, market share and growth rate, and have the effective use of resources and control of the cost.¡ In accordance with the provi ...Read More

      Posted:03-21-2017

    • Senior Engineering Technician - Whitemans Valley Job

      MSD
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      Senior Engineering Technician - Whitemans Valley-EQU000348DescriptionMSD Animal Health is a global leader with a diversified portfolio of vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready ...Read More

      Posted:03-21-2017

    • Regulatory Strategic Partnership Lead

      UCB
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      Help us transform patients' lives.At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease.  Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation.  Will you joi ...Read More

      Posted:03-21-2017

    • Process Assistant Biologics Pilot Plant

      UCB
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      Pour notre site de production situé à Braine l'Alleud, nous cherchons un: Process Assistant Biologics Pilot Plant Tâches principales:  1/ Documentation  : - Il/Elle créera et/ou mettra à jour les documents de production (Master Batch Record, Check li ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Digital Portfolio Manager

      UCB
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      The Digital Solutions department offers services from strategy to implementation and operations, enabling our stakeholders to exploit digital solutions, including Web, Mobile, Social, Digital Content and others.We are currently looking for a Digital ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • HR Business Partner

      UCB
      Details

      Help us transform patients’ lives At UCB, we put heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation. Will you join us i ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Clinical Account Specialist- CD - South Jersey

      UCB
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      We all share one big ambition. What’s yours? Everyone who works at UCB holds the same ambition – to transform the lives of people living with severe diseases.  Of course we have other associated ambitions too - including a desire to support each othe ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Forensic Chemist, Forensic Services Laboratory EMEA Job

      MSD
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      Forensic Chemist, Forensic Services Laboratory EMEA-QUA005662DescriptionMSD Global Security is looking for a Forensic Chemist to join the Forensic Services Laboratory in Schachen, Switzerland. Reporting to the Forensic Laboratory Lead, the Forensic S ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Specialist, Engineering Deviation Management Job

      MSD
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      Specialist, Engineering Deviation Management-CHE005155DescriptionMerck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccine ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Associate Manager, Sales Planning Job

      MSD
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      Associate Manager, Sales Planning-BUS002076DescriptionManage the targeting process in support of Alliance and Retail team in terms of target list selection,territory deployment, sales quota allocation and change management by providing systematic app ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Senior Automation Compliance Engineer Job

      MSD
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      Senior Automation Compliance Engineer-MAN004087DescriptionMerck & Co., Inc., known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. T ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Sr. Specialist, Engineering Job

      MSD
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      Sr. Specialist, Engineering-CHE005221DescriptionMerck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal heal ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Area Manager, Vaccine-宁波 Job

      MSD
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      Area Manager, Vaccine-宁波-ACC004285Description1.Regularly visit the hospital management, pharmacy and other departments. And maintain good academic cooperation with them.2.To establish a good sales channels, ensure that the key products of company are ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • PSR-重庆 Job

      MSD
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      PSR-重庆-DIR018462DescriptionKey Responsibility:Sales performance : In designated areas, to reach the specified target of product sales, market share and growth rate, and to make effective use of resources and control the cost. In accordance with the ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • PSR-佛山 Job

      MSD
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      PSR-佛山-DIR018463DescriptionKey Responsibility:Sales performance : In designated areas, to reach the specified target of product sales, market share and growth rate, and to make effective use of resources and control the cost. In accordance with the ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Sr. District Sales Manager-西安 Job

      MSD
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      Sr. District Sales Manager-西安-DIR018461DescriptionPurpose of RoleResponsible for marketing promotion work for designated products of their areas. Through effective regional management, team management and staff incentives, to guide the sales represen ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

    • Dir, Operations - API ExM Job

      MSD
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      Dir, Operations - API ExM-MAN003987DescriptionPosition Overview - BasicFunctions & ResponsibilityEssentialfunction(s) includes, but is not limited to:The External Manufacturing Operations Director API (ExMOD), isaccountable for meeting customer deman ...Read More

      Posted:03-20-2017

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