A Pharmacy Technician in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average wage of $14.01 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Computer Service 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 field.

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MEDIAN: $25,014
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$9.82 - $18.66
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$25,014  
   
Profit Sharing
$512  
Total Pay (?
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$20,421 - $39,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$9.82 - $18.66  
   
Overtime
$17.00  
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Profit Sharing
$512  
   
Total Pay (?
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$20,421 - $39,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 71

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Experience Affects Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%


National Average
$29,000


Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Computer Service
up arrow 15%

Phone Support
up arrow 5%

Long Term Care
up arrow 4%

National Average
$29,000

Medical Records
up arrow 4%

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 5%

Composite Fillings
up arrow 5%

Insurance
up arrow 10%

Inventory Management
up arrow 11%

Typing
up arrow 11%


Customer Service
up arrow 13%

Customer Relations
up arrow 13%

Systems Computer/Console Operations
up arrow 14%


Data Processing
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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