The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Pharmacy Technician with Inventory Management skills is $11.35.
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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 that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations, Typing, Data Entry, Retail Pharmacy and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Technician
An early career Pharmacy Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.58 based on 1,357 salaries. A mid-career Pharmacy Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.90 based on 829 salaries. An experienced Pharmacy Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.67 based on 633 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
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