The average rate for a Pharmacy Technician is C$16.30 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Hospital Education, Hospital, and Hospital pharmacy. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

C$24,301 - C$54,246
(Median)
C$24K
C$40K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$40,284
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C$12.07 - C$25.51
(Median)
C$12
C$16
C$26
MEDIAN: C$16.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$19KC$38KC$57K
Salary
C$24,301 - C$54,246  
   
Bonus
C$98.63 - C$3,041  
Profit Sharing
C$400.00  
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$25,056 - C$53,469  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$15C$30C$45
Hourly Rate
C$12.07 - C$25.51  
   
Overtime
C$14.43 - C$44.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Bonus
C$98.63 - C$3,041  
   
Profit Sharing
C$400.00  
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$25,056 - C$53,469  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 732
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$34,604

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Pharmacy Technician Reviews

What is it like working as a Pharmacy Technician?

Pharmacy Technician in Regina:
" work flexibility, office conditions"
Pros: Communicating with people, its a type of public health n i like to do social services to help needy people
Cons: Hectic work load, timing, serious job responsibilities

Pharmacy Technician in Winnipeg:
"providing necessary pharmacy services, being helpful, "
Pros: filling prescriptions, blister packs, third party issues
Cons: salary

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Experience Affects Pharmacy Technician Salaries




National Average
C$35,000


Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Hospital Education
up arrow 60%

Hospital
up arrow 59%

Hospital pharmacy
up arrow 53%

National Average
C$35,000

Retail Pharmacy
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

Compounding
up arrow 7%

Data Entry
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
medical benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 37%
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