The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Pharmacy Technician with Inventory Management skills in Riverside, California is $13.68.
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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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Employees with Pharmacy Technician in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 9.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (22.4% less), New York, New York (13.0% less) and Orlando, Florida (2.3% less).