AU$49,288
Avg. Salary
AU$21.54
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Pharmacy Technician is AU$21.54 per hour.

The average pay for a Pharmacy Technician is AU$49,288 per year.

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AU$19.08
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MEDIAN AU$49,288
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MEDIAN: AU$49,288
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Salary AU$31,723 - AU$62,093
Bonus AU$700
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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AU$39,011 - AU$59,719
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data AU$0AU$47
Hourly Rate AU$19.08 - AU$27.74
Overtime AU$19.00 - AU$48.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$59K
Bonus AU$700
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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AU$39,011 - AU$59,719
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 201

Job Description for Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy technicians work primarily for independent pharmacies or pharmaceutical departments of drug stores, such as CVS or Walgreens, and may also work at hospitals or clinics which dispense medication directly to patients.

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Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Technician

Pay by Experience for a Pharmacy Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Pharmacy Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 121 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Pharmacy Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Pharmacy Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 45 salaries. A Pharmacy Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$51,000 based on 33 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

13%

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-7%

-8%

National Average: AU$45,532

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Pharmacy Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Pharmacy Technician?

Pharmacy Technician in Maroochydore:
"Have completed s2S3 but can't seem to actually obtain ad management don't wslant me to go through."
Pros: Discounts
Cons: Part time on $14.55 an hour and I only get to work 8 hours a week

Pharmacy Technician in Perth:
"Exciting career."
Great choice and exciting career. Focusing in customers/patients/ health professionals. Checking stock level. Wards visiting. Dispensing medications. Profiling and saving patients's information. Continuing education.

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Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Pharmacy Technician Salaries

▲11%

▲3%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼2%

▼2%

Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries


National Average
AU$46,000


Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 88%