Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Pharmacy Assistant is C$16.24
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Assistants?
An early career Pharmacy Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$14.74 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Pharmacy Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$16.42 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Pharmacy …Read more
What Do Pharmacy Assistants Do?
Pharmacy assistants are responsible for assisting licensed pharmacists with various administrative duties within pharmacies. Generally, these assistants work hours which are commensurate with the hours of the pharmacy, which may include overnight or weekend shifts on occasion. Although they work with pharmacists, and other technicians and assistants, formal education is not generally required; however, those with training and prior experience within a pharmacy may be preferred by some …Read more