Pharmaceutical Detailer

Promote use of and sell ethical drugs and other pharmaceutical products.
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Salary Range
$37,000 – $144,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Pharmaceutical Detailers do?

Promotes use of and sells ethical drugs and other pharmaceutical products to physicians, DENTISTS 072.101-010, hospitals, and retail and wholesale drug establishments, utilizing knowledge of medical practices, drugs, and medicines: Calls on customers, informs customer of new drugs, and explains characteristics and clinical studies conducted with drug. Discusses dosage, use, and effect of new drugs and medicinal preparations. Gives samples of new drugs to customer. Promotes and sells other drugs and medicines manufactured by company. May sell and take orders for pharmaceutical supply items from persons contacted.

Should I be a Pharmaceutical Detailer?

You should have a bachelor's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Detailer, Pharmaceuticals, Medical Detailist

    How to become a Pharmaceutical Detailer

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