C$41,870
Avg. Salary
C$19.32
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) is C$19.32 per hour.

The average pay for a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) is C$41,870 per year.

C$14.06
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C$19.32
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C$26.73
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MEDIAN C$19.32
C$20k
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C$42k
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C$61k
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MEDIAN C$41,870
C$20,000 - C$61,445
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MEDIAN: C$41,870
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MEDIAN: C$19.32
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Salary C$20,000 - C$61,445
Bonus C$101 - C$9,939
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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C$28,958 - C$57,834
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data C$0C$43
Hourly Rate C$14.06 - C$26.73
Hourly Tips C$0.44
Overtime C$15.37 - C$43.71
Annual Data C$0C$57K
Bonus C$101 - C$9,939
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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C$28,958 - C$57,834
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 212

Job Description for Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)

Certified pharmacy technicians (CPHTs) are responsible for assisting licensed pharmacists in the administration and handling of prescription drugs for patients, and they generally work in the pharmacies of hospitals and large clinics or separate retail pharmacies. Their work revolves around measuring drug amounts, careful labeling of pills, and ensuring that all necessary logging and reporting for dispensary operations is up-to-date at all times.

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Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) Pay By Employer

$0$36K

CVS / Pharmacy
716 profiles
$25,600

$28,659

$25,897

The Kroger Company
153 profiles
$25,954

Walgreen Co.
146 profiles
$27,386

$25,183

Rite Aid Corp
59 profiles
$23,830

$30,645

C.V.S.
41 profiles
$26,441

Omnicare, Inc
37 profiles
$29,234

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)

Pay by Experience for a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$39,000 based on 68 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 31 salaries. A Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: C$40,668

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Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)?

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) in Mississauga:
Pros: It is fulfilling, work with little supervision
Cons: Too many different shifts

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Key Stats for Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) Salaries

▲5%

▲5%

▲4%

National Average
C$41,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 32%