Philadelphia Pharmacy Technicians can expect to earn an average of $13.43 per hour. Health benefits are not claimed by all — half lack any form of coverage — but one-half have medical insurance, and a little less than one-half have dental, too. Female Pharmacy Technicians in Philadelphia, Pa. make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. Work is enjoyable for Pharmacy Technicians in Philadelphia, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$20,000 - $37,619
$31K
MEDIAN: $30,521
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$9.09 - $19.42
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$13
$19
MEDIAN: $13.43
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$30,521  
   
Bonus
$1,275  
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$19,083 - $45,052  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.09 - $19.42  
   
Overtime
$28.52  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$1,275  
   
Total Pay (?
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$19,083 - $45,052  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 64

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
046
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 23%


National Average
$29,000


Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Mail Order Pharmacy
up arrow 24%

Customer Relations
up arrow 20%

Data Processing
up arrow 18%

Insurance
up arrow 16%

Phone Support
up arrow 16%

Typing
up arrow 11%

Customer Service
up arrow 9%

National Average
$29,000

Data Entry
up arrow 1%


Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 18%

Inventory Management
up arrow 22%

Computer Service
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 49%
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