Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) is $15.67
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)s?
An entry-level Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.33 based on 253 salaries. An early career Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)s Do?
Certified pharmacy technicians (CPHTs) are responsible for assisting licensed pharmacists in the administration and handling of prescription drugs for patients, and they generally work in the pharmacies of hospitals and large clinics or separate retail pharmacies. Their work revolves around measuring drug amounts, careful labeling of pills, and ensuring that all necessary logging and reporting for dispensary operations is up-to-date at all times.
In most hospital operations, administering …Read more