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Average Salary for Pharmerica Corporation Employees

A salary of $44K per year is the going rate at Pharmerica Corporation. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Pharmerica Corporation typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
at market
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Spectrum Health, Rite Aid Corporation
Employer: Pharmerica Corporation
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Pharmacy Technician (7)
$18,527 - $38,794  
[-]Pharmacy Technician (7)
Bonus$21.48 - $1,347  
Total Pay$18,527 - $38,794  
[+]Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) (6)
$20,273 - $40,400  
[+]Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) (6)
Bonus$6.98 - $519  
Total Pay$20,273 - $40,400  
[+]Pharmacy Technician, Lead (2)
$29,267 - $55,710  
[+]Pharmacy Technician, Lead (2)
Total Pay$29,267 - $55,710  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 46
United States (change)

Years of Experience

For those with at least five years experience, pay generally amounts to $67K. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make around $49K. On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (26 percent) have a tenure of 10-19 years and bring home about $74K annually.


Residents of Tampa pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $68K per year; other top-paying cities include Denver (approximately $57K) and Louisville ($50K). Across its U.S. offices, the state of California pays Pharmerica Corporation the most — $117K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $129K for Registered Pharmacists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Salaries typically rise to approximately $68K per year for accredited Comptia A+ Service Technicians. The best paid folks at Pharmerica Corporation have a Doctor of Pharmacy, earning $140K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Strategic Planning; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $119K. A common skill in Pharmerica Corporation's work force is Microsoft Excel; a little less than a fifth of survey participants report using it on the job. A typical employee's toolkit also contains Data Analysis, Strategic Sales, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Pharmerica Corporation gives paid vacation days to one in three workers and sick leave to 19 percent. A fair portion of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Pharmerica Corporation provides health insurance to most workers, and a fair portion of workers do receive dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, 401(a), and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

56 %
44 %
$28,383 - $104,000
$57,500 - $136,000
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

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