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    Please talk about the advantages & disadvantages of both, & also the salaries
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    Both have similar salaries and both require a pre-reg year
    People who have done pharmacy say its crap because it isn't as wow as everyone thinks
    starting salary for both is around 26-28k

    I say do optom
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    (Original post by samantham999)
    Both have similar salaries and both require a pre-reg year
    People who have done pharmacy say its crap because it isn't as wow as everyone thinks
    starting salary for both is around 26-28k

    I say do optom
    Thank you
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    (Original post by Lazybutmotivated)
    Please talk about the advantages & disadvantages of both, & also the salaries
    There are two very detailed posts somehwere on TSR written by an Optometrist and a Pharmacist. Very much worth reading. I wouldnt do either.
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    (Original post by Lazybutmotivated)
    Thank you
    Its okay
    Are you looking to have a regular 9 to 5 life with a ok/good salary of 26/29k with not many long days and a good social/family life?

    if you're then its for you tbh, if you go into finance for e.g it will be very bad, you get paid 50k but you work 18 hour days and more (7 days a week) with no social life

    so it depends on what person you're also x
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    Could you please send me the link

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    There are two very detailed posts somehwere on TSR written by an Optometrist and a Pharmacist. Very much worth reading. I wouldnt do either.
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    (Original post by Lazybutmotivated)
    Could you please send me the link
    O dont have them you will have to use the search function. They were quite long posts written for people considering a career. It was an eye opener.
 
 
 
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