The average hourly pay for a Pharmacy Technician at Pharmasave in Canada is C$16.00.
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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
Popular Employer Salaries for Pharmacy Technician
The top respondents for the job title Pharmacy Technician are from the companies Shoppers Drug Mart Inc., Pharmachoice and Group Jean Coutu Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Rexall where the average pay is C$18.17. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, earning around C$17.53 and C$16.00, respectively. Loblaw's pays the lowest at around C$13.46. Pharmachoice and Group Jean Coutu Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$15.00 and C$15.39, respectively.
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Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Technician
An early career Pharmacy Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$14.69 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Pharmacy Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$18.25 based on 5 salaries.
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