A Mid-Career Pharmacy Technician earns an average wage of $14.49 per hour.

$19,769 - $48,223
(Median)
$20K
$35K
$48K
MEDIAN: $34,603
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50%
90%

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$10.81 - $18.93
(Median)
$11
$14
$19
MEDIAN: $14.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$19,769 - $48,223  
   
Bonus
$193.60 - $3,466  
Profit Sharing
$15.46 - $3,878  
Commission
$207.50  
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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$22,475 - $40,909  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 203
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.81 - $18.93  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.00  
Overtime
$15.01 - $28.77  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$193.60 - $3,466  
   
Commission
$207.50  
Profit Sharing
$15.46 - $3,878  
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).
)
$22,475 - $40,909  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 3,079
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National Average: $30,533

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Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Mail Order Pharmacy
up arrow 8%

Long Term Care
up arrow 7%

Computer Service
up arrow 3%

Spanish Language
up arrow 2%

Systems Computer/Console Operations
up arrow 2%

Data Processing
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
0%

National Average
$31,000

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Typing
up arrow 1%

Inventory Management
up arrow 1%

Insurance
up arrow 2%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Retail Pharmacy
up arrow 4%

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 387 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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