An Entry-Level Pharmacy Technician earns an average wage of AU$20.33 per hour.

AU$33,192 - AU$61,277
AU$33K
AU$51K
AU$61K
MEDIAN: AU$51,453
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.20 - AU$27.15
AU$18
AU$21
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$20.52
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$61K
Salary AU$33,192 - AU$61,277
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$38,018 - AU$59,905
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data AU$0AU$42
Hourly Rate AU$18.20 - AU$27.15
Overtime AU$18.49 - AU$42.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$59K
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$38,018 - AU$59,905
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 99

Pharmacy Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,717

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

Pharmacy Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

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.

Pharmacy Technician in Gold Coast:
"Wages."
The work is wonderful and rewarding in how much you learn but the wages are very low for the amount of work that is expected.

Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
84%
5-9 years
9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 85%