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Average Pharmacy Technician with Inventory Management Skills Hourly Pay

$14.64
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$504
Bonus
$750
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The average hourly pay for a Pharmacy Technician with Inventory Management skills is $14.64.
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$10.74
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$14.64
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$19.93
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$11 - $20
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$99 - $1,980
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What Do Pharmacy Technicians Do?

The top respondents for the job title Pharmacy Technician are from the companies CVS / Pharmacy, Walgreen's Pharmacy and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Walgreen Co. where the average pay is $14.21. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Wal-Mart Stores, Inc and CVS / Pharmacy, earning around $13.99 and $13.66, respectively. Rite Aid Pharmacy pays the lowest at around $10.74. Rite Aid Corp and Walgreen's Pharmacy also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $10.84 and $12.56, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Pharmacy Technicians?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Typing, Insurance, Data Entry, Customer Service and Retail Pharmacy.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Technicians?

An entry-level Pharmacy Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.05 based on 128 salaries. An early career Pharmacy Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.36 based on 1,020 salaries. A mid-career Pharmacy Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.50 based on 669 salaries. An experienced Pharmacy Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.02 based on 525 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
Employees with Pharmacy Technician in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 35.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (8.1% more) and New York, New York (7.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (0.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,524 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.1%
Early Career
40.4%
Mid Career
26.5%
Experienced
20.8%
Late Career
7.2%