Pharmacy Technician at Rite Aid Pharmacy Salary

The average pay for a Pharmacy Technician at Rite Aid Pharmacy is $10.51 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. A skill in Systems Computer/Console Operations is associated with high pay for this job.

$8.51 - $15.26
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MEDIAN: $10.54
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Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $8.51 - $15.26
Overtime $12.60 - $22.90
Annual Data $0$33K
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$17,736 - $33,633
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 168

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Pharmacy Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Technician

Pay by Experience for a Pharmacy Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Pharmacy Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 147 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Pharmacy Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Pharmacy Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 16 salaries. A Pharmacy Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 9 salaries.

Rite Aid Pharmacy Reviews

Q: What are the best or worst things about the benefits package at Rite Aid Pharmacy?

Pharmacy Technician in Glen Burnie:
"Rising Co-pay costs."
My deductibles are increasing every quarter. And my insurance pays less and less of my child's medicine.

Pharmacy Technician in Kennewick:
"Crazy."
Pros: My customers and the hours.
Cons: Lack of staffing and accountability, as well as scheduling, lots of stress.

Pharmacy Technician in Washington:
"A learning experience."
Pros: It was a great learning experience but I feel undercompensated for the work I do.
Cons: Lack of compensation for the amount of work I perform.

Pharmacy Technician in Huntington:
"Nope."
Pros: It keeps me busy.
Cons: They pay us as much as high school fast food employees.

Pharmacy Technician in New York:
Pros: The work isn't physically draining majority of the time because it doesn't require a lot of physical labor. Benefits to working for Rite Aid are the healthcare benefits after working a certain amount of hours.
Cons: The required responsibilities on a Rite Aid technician outweighs the average pay rate. The raise every year isn't even big enough to make a technician feel the company treats their employees with the utmost appreciation since they are the ones who do most of the work compared to the pharmacist.

Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲43%

▲40%

▲5%

National Average
$22,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Systems Computer/Console Operations
▲17%


▲4%


Medical Records
▲2%

National Average
$22,000



Data Entry
▼1%

▼1%


Inventory Management
▼1%

Computer Service
▼1%

Spanish Language
▼2%


Composite Fillings
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 28%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 62%
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