Pay for Pharmacy Technicians at Walgreen Co. sits in the ballpark of $11.74 per hour. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most Pharmacy Technicians at Walgreen Co. survey respondents are women (73 percent). Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — over a third lack coverage. On the flip side, more than half have medical insurance and a little over a half receive dental plans. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$19,612 - $32,190
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$22K
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MEDIAN: $21,556
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$9.96 - $15.52
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$21,556  
   
Total Pay (?
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$20,514 - $33,574  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.96 - $15.52  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.24  
Overtime
$5.81 - $22.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
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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$20,514 - $33,574  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 125
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Walgreen Co. Reviews

What is it like working as a Pharmacy Technician at Walgreen Co.?

Pharmacy Technician in Athens:
"Not Bad."
Pros: I like we have options to different stores to work at. Fairly paid. Gives me opportunities to move and learn more.
Cons: Could be some better ways to help our customers better.

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Experience Affects Pharmacy Technician Salaries



National Average
$25,000


Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

Spanish Language
up arrow 10%

Insurance
up arrow 8%

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 8%

Computer Service
up arrow 8%


Data Processing
up arrow 7%

Customer Relations
up arrow 6%

Typing
up arrow 5%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

Composite Fillings
up arrow 2%

Retail Pharmacy
up arrow 1%

Inventory Management
up arrow 1%

Systems Computer/Console Operations
up arrow 1%

National Average
$25,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Medical Records
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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