The average wage for a Mid-Career Pharmacy Technician is C$17.37 per hour.

C$28,947 - C$60,703
C$29K
C$41K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$41,364
10%
50%
90%
C$13.37 - C$25.50
C$13
C$17
C$26
MEDIAN: C$17.33
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$28,947 - C$60,703
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,894
Profit Sharing C$305
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$27,948 - C$54,160
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 45
Hourly Data C$0C$44
Hourly Rate C$13.37 - C$25.50
Overtime C$19.66 - C$44.38
Annual Data C$0C$54K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,894
Profit Sharing C$305
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$27,948 - C$54,160
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 404

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 Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$36,481

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

Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%

Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries


National Average
C$36,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 34%