$9,348
Avg. Salary
$6.46
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Pharmacy Technician is $6.46 per hour.

The average pay for a Pharmacy Technician is $9,348 per year.

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MEDIAN $6
$149
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$9k
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$501k
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MEDIAN $9,348
$149 - $500,620
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MEDIAN: $9,348
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$4.24 - $9.76
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MEDIAN: $6.46
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Salary $149 - $500,620
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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$267 - $36,766
  • Country: Jamaica
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data $0$9
Hourly Rate $6.46
Overtime $4.31
Annual Data $0$36K
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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$267 - $36,766
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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 Pay By Employer

$0$36K

CVS / Pharmacy
1841 profiles
$23,284

$24,322

$27,546

The Kroger Company
276 profiles
$22,904

Rite Aid Pharmacy
263 profiles
$21,838

Walgreen Co.
222 profiles
$25,329

Rite Aid Corp
170 profiles
$22,418

$25,081

C.V.S.
83 profiles
$23,765

Meijer, Inc.
69 profiles
$24,008

Pharmacy Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 36%