The average wage for a Pharmacy Technician is $9.79 per hour.

$14,400 - $23,583
$20K
MEDIAN: $19,649
50%
$5.96 - $10.06
$9
MEDIAN: $9.00
50%
$0$24K
Salary $19,649
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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$10,387 - $24,080
  • Country: Bahamas
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data $0$15
Hourly Rate $9.00
Overtime $15.00
Annual Data $0$24K
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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$10,387 - $24,080
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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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Pharmacy Technician Tasks

  • Select, prepare and stock medications and supplies.
  • Collect patient information for prescription and billing.
  • Prepare dosage medications for dispensing into bottles and unit dose packaging.
  • Assist in preparing and dispensing medication under direct supervision of Pharmacist.

Pharmacy Technician Pay By Employer

$0$36K

CVS / Pharmacy
1803 profiles
$22,912

$23,923

$27,259

Rite Aid Pharmacy
279 profiles
$21,980

The Kroger Company
259 profiles
$22,687

Walgreen Co.
208 profiles
$25,087

Rite Aid Corp
146 profiles
$22,113

$24,126

Meijer, Inc.
73 profiles
$23,652

C.V.S.
72 profiles
$22,888

Pharmacy Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

1-4 years
85%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
8%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
85%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
8%

Common Health Benefits

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