Pharmacist Technician Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Pharmacist Technician is $11.84 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Pharmacist Technician Total Pay (?
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$19,900 - $95,914
(Median)
20K
34K
47K
96K
MEDIAN: $34,000
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Pharmacist Technician Total Pay (?
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$8.26 - $18.02
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$19,900 - $95,914  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,759  
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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$17,877 - $44,202  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 94
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$8.26 - $18.02  
   
Overtime
$1.52 - $32.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,759  
   
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).
)
$17,877 - $44,202  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 94
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Job Description for Pharmacist Technician

  • Prepare dosage medications for dispensing into bottles and unit dose packaging.
  • Assist in preparing and dispensing medication under direct supervision of Pharmacist.
  • Select, prepare and stock medications and supplies.
  • Collect patient information for prescription and billing.
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Experience Affects Pharmacist Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 56%
National Average
$26,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
78%
female alumni
 
Male
22%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 51% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 25% employee benefits None: 43%
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