The average rate for a Pharmacy Technician is £8.17 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Pharmacy Technician Total Pay (?
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£10,380 - £23,504
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £16,102
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Pharmacy Technician Total Pay (?
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£6.58 - £10.06
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MEDIAN: £8.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£8K£16K£24K
Salary
£10,380 - £23,504  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £302.42  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £300.00  
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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£12,717 - £22,164  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 15 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 485
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.58 - £10.06  
   
Overtime
£5.97 - £12.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£0.00 - £302.42  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £300.00  
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).
)
£12,717 - £22,164  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 15 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 485
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Pay Difference By Location
Swansea
up arrow 10%
Manchester
up arrow 6%
Edinburgh
up arrow 5%
London
up arrow 4%
National Average
₤17,000
Birmingham
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Glasgow
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Chester
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Pharmacy Technician Reviews

What is it like working as a Pharmacy Technician?
Pharmacy Technician in Belfast:
"Very Rewarding For Myself And Helping The Community."
Pros: Helping sick people, and meeting new people everyday.
Cons: Can be stressful and sometimes hard dealing with rude people.
Pharmacy Technician in Newry:
"challenging"
Pros: that it is always busy
Cons: rude customers
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Experience Affects Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%
Experienced
up arrow 3%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
₤17,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 3%
Job Satisfaction
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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 80 votes.
Gender
Female
90%
female alumni
 
Male
10%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 6% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 4% employee benefits None: 91%
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