$11,608
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Pharmacy Technician is $11,759 per year.

$3,962 - $501,003
$4K
$12K
$500K
MEDIAN: $11,608
10%
50%
90%
$4.83 - $9.95
$8
MEDIAN: $8.92
50%
$0$501K
Salary $3,962 - $501,003
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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$4,815 - $487,370
  • Country: Jamaica
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data $0$9
Hourly Rate $8.92
Overtime $4.31
Annual Data $0$487K
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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$4,815 - $487,370
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 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$37K

CVS / Pharmacy
1864 profiles
$23,114

$24,184

$27,394

The Kroger Company
277 profiles
$22,901

Rite Aid Pharmacy
277 profiles
$21,940

Walgreen Co.
218 profiles
$25,177

Rite Aid Corp
164 profiles
$22,379

$24,811

C.V.S.
82 profiles
$23,389

Meijer, Inc.
71 profiles
$23,832

Pharmacy Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Pharmacy Technician

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
12%

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 30%