Pharmacy Technician Salary

A Pharmacy Technician earns an average wage of C$15.45 per hour. A skill in Hospital pharmacy is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$23,137 - C$52,323
(Median)
C$23K
C$38K
C$52K
MEDIAN: C$38,433
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90%

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C$11.42 - C$23.81
(Median)
C$11
C$15
C$24
MEDIAN: C$15.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Salary
C$23,137 - C$52,323  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,022  
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$23,771 - C$50,546  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 156
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$11.42 - C$23.81  
   
Overtime
C$1.55 - C$40.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,022  
   
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).
)
C$23,771 - C$50,546  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,462
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Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$32,656

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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$33,000


Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Hospital pharmacy
up arrow 46%

Compounding
up arrow 7%

National Average
C$33,000

Retail Pharmacy
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 184 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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