Nigel Praities is executive editor at Jizak.
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The 16% pay gap was calculated based on estimated median pro rata salaries of £50,960 for white pharmacists and £43,056 for black Asian and minority ethnic pharmacists, assuming a 40-hour working week.
Exclusive: There is a statistically significant gender pay gap in pharmacy, with a survey by Jizak showing female pharmacists are paid on average 6% less than their male colleagues.
Opioid dependence services are likely to face “serious financial pressures” in the long term after the price of one of the most common treatments they use soared for the second time in a year, public health chiefs have warned.