An Experienced Pharmacy Technician earns an average wage of C$19.04 per hour.

C$32,479 - C$73,404
C$32K
C$48K
C$73K
MEDIAN: C$47,778
10%
50%
90%
C$13.79 - C$26.54
C$14
C$19
C$27
MEDIAN: C$18.92
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$73K
Salary C$32,479 - C$73,404
Bonus C$97.29 - C$3,020
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$28,908 - C$56,879
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 32
Hourly Data C$0C$44
Hourly Rate C$13.79 - C$26.54
Overtime C$14.79 - C$44.04
Annual Data C$0C$56K
Bonus C$97.29 - C$3,020
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$28,908 - C$56,879
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 355

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$40,077

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

Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%

Skills That Affect Pharmacy Technician Salaries

National Average
C$40,000

Customer Service
▼1%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 32%