Pharmacy Technician in Pittsburgh Salary

A Pharmacy Technician in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average wage of $12.52 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Mail Order Pharmacy, Long Term Care, Typing, and Inventory Management. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$26,222 - $47,500
$38K
MEDIAN: $38,205
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$8.94 - $17.38
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$13
$17
MEDIAN: $12.52
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$38,205  
   
Total Pay (?
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$18,524 - $41,031  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$8.94 - $17.38  
   
Overtime
$17.25  
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$0$14K$28K$42K
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$18,524 - $41,031  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲26%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$27,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Mail Order Pharmacy
▲32%

Long Term Care
▲25%

Typing
▲19%

Inventory Management
▲16%

Customer Service
▲10%

Data Entry
▲8%

Insurance
▲8%

Retail Pharmacy
▲6%

Data Processing
▲5%

Customer Relations
▲3%

National Average
$27,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 29%