Certified Pharmacy Technicians rake in the most money, with average earnings of about $14.38 per hour; Senior Certified Pharmacy Technicians come in second with average earnings amounting to $13.05, while Order Selectors and Pharmacy Technicians rank near the top as well ($12.00 and $11.99, respectively). Deli Clerks at Brookshire's Grocery Company do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (approximately $8.00 on average) at the company.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of around $12.46 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (59 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $10.12 per hour.
Residents of Terrell, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $16.88 per hour; other top-paying cities include Dallas, Texas (about $15.04) and the company's headquarter city of Tyler, Texas ($12.77). Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Texas, where they average to $11.78 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $13.87 per hour for Certified Pharmacy Technicians; non-accredited workers make much less. Brookshire's Grocery Company workers who hold an Associate of Science (AS) are also well compensated, earning approximately $12.00 on average.
In this position, it pays to have Inventory Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $14.62 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, the greater part of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Three more common skills are Retail Pharmacy, Customer Relations, and Data Entry.
Benefits and Perks
Just over two-fifths of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. The larger part of survey participants receive health insurance, and one-half get dental coverage. Perks also include life insurance.