The average hourly pay for a Pharmacy Technician in Thunder Bay, Ontario is C$15.53.
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C$29,626 - C$59,053
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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. These technicians are usually supervised by licensed pharmacists and are responsible for preparing and assembling prescriptions for patients. They must provide the highest-quality care to patients at all times and ensure that they are always fully informed about their medic…Read more
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.
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Employees with Pharmacy Technician in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 29.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (29.8% more) and Toronto, Ontario (16.2% more).
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