Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $13.89 per hour. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of approximately $13.99 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Pharmerica Corporation folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $17.50 per hour.
Residents of Phoenix, Ariz. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $14.79 per hour; other top-paying cities include Denver, Colo. (around $14.75) and Tallahassee, Fla. ($11.51). Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of around $31.00 per hour) in Pennsylvania.
Bringing in the most money are Pharmacy Technician, Leads — their earnings average $16.54 per hour. Certified Pharmacy Technicians are a close second at $15.04 along with Pharmacy Technicians (approximately $14.00).
Certifications and Degrees
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Certifieds earn $16.75 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Long Term Care; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $20.00 per hour. A garden variety skill at Pharmerica Corporation is Data Entry; roughly a fourth of Pharmerica Corporation's people use it regularly. Other skills in demand are Customer Service, Customer Relations, and Typing.
Benefits and Perks
38 percent receive paid vacation, and only a quarter of respondents get sick leave. The vast majority of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. A strong majority of employees receive health insurance, and a majority of respondents get dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Pharmerica Corporation are life insurance.