A Manufacturing Technician, Pharmaceuticals earns an average wage of $19.53 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. A skill in GMP Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$31,562 - $56,582
$32K
$49K
$57K
MEDIAN: $49,127
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$14.91 - $26.32
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MEDIAN: $19.53
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,562 - $56,582  
   
Bonus
$494.93 - $4,848  
Profit Sharing
$500  
Total Pay (?
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$33,904 - $61,085  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.91 - $26.32  
   
Overtime
$21.35 - $44.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$494.93 - $4,848  
   
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$33,904 - $61,085  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Job Description for Manufacturing Technician, Pharmaceuticals

Manufacturing technicians in the pharmaceutical field work with various machinery, including machines for coating, dispensing, printing, and tableting, in order to create medicine. As such, they must have exceptional knowledge of this machinery and how to operate it according to exact specifications.

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Manufacturing Technician, Pharmaceuticals Tasks

  • Confirm correct materials and appropriate quantities are used, report any discrepancies.
  • Maintain records in a facility environment.
  • Perform equipment duties in production according to standard operating procedures.
  • Assist with daily manufacturing operations in manufacturing facility.

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Key Stats for Manufacturing Technician, Pharmaceuticals

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
047
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Manufacturing Technician, Pharmaceuticals Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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