Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) at CVS / Pharmacy Salary

The average wage for a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) at CVS / Pharmacy is $11.63 per hour. A skill in Mail Order Pharmacy is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$15,101 - $37,745
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$29K
$38K
MEDIAN: $28,913
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$9.75 - $16.38
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$0$37K
Salary $15,101 - $37,745
Bonus $17.00
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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$20,322 - $34,275
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $9.75 - $16.38
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $14.20 - $25.08
Annual Data $0$34K
Bonus $17.00
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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$20,322 - $34,275
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 405

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)

Pay by Experience for a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 278 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 67 salaries. A Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $25,191

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

CVS / Pharmacy Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) at CVS / Pharmacy?

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) in Yardley:
Pros: Satisfied Patients; Atmosphere.
Cons: Corporate Shenanigans.

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) in Christiansburg:
"If you want to work in retail, do not work here."
Pros: The customers are great, but the management sucks.
Cons: Everything about working here sucks.

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) in Aiken:
"Don't even."
Pros: I'm employed and I get paid......
Cons: Everything except for the fact they sign my checks.

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) in Kaufman:
"It's ok. .....sometimes."
Pros: I like helping the customers who actually treat me like I'm not beneath them.
Cons: Rude and mean customers!

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) in Ashtabula:
"I Love What I Do."
Pros: Learning, resolving issues, helping others, training others, everyday is different.
Cons: Corporate doesn't take care of their employees, it's about the bottom line.

Key Stats for Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT)

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 115 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) Salaries

▲28%

▲20%

▲5%

National Average
$25,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) Salaries

Mail Order Pharmacy
▲26%

Customer Service Metrics
▲6%




▲1%

▼0%

National Average
$25,000

▼1%

Long Term Care
▼1%

Retail Pharmacy
▼2%

Customer Service
▼3%

Insurance
▼3%

Data Processing
▼3%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 115 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 46%