The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Pharmacy Technician with Phone Support skills in Los Angeles, California is $12.53.
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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. These technicians are usually supervised by licensed pharmacists and are responsible for preparing and assembling prescriptions for patients. They must provide the highest-quality care to patients at all times and ensure that they are always fully informed about their medic…Read more
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Skills in Retail Pharmacy, Customer Service, Typing, Data Entry and Inventory Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
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Employees with Pharmacy Technician in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 25.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada (19.7% more) and Chicago, Illinois (11.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Columbus, Ohio (13.6% less) and New York, New York (6.3% less).
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