The average wage for an Entry-Level Pharmacy Assistant is C$13.35 per hour.

C$21,447 - C$50,335
C$21K
C$33K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$32,970
10%
50%
90%
C$11.19 - C$17.59
C$11
C$14
C$18
MEDIAN: C$13.70
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$50K
Salary C$21,447 - C$50,335
Bonus C$51.52 - C$2,909
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$23,267 - C$37,671
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32
Hourly Data C$0C$28
Hourly Rate C$11.19 - C$17.59
Hourly Tips C$0.09
Overtime C$6.30 - C$28.47
Annual Data C$0C$37K
Bonus C$51.52 - C$2,909
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$23,267 - C$37,671
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 750

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$28,596

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Pharmacy Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Pharmacy Assistant in Miramichi:
"Why retail isn't the best."
I would advise a new pharmacy assistant to either go back to school and be a pharmacist or don't bother. Retail pharmacy is great if you are in with the right crowd.

Pharmacy Assistant in Brantford:
"High stress job."
Pay attention to details.

Key Stats for Pharmacy Assistant

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Pharmacy Assistant Salaries

▲2%

National Average
C$29,000




Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 47%
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