How much does a Certified Pharmacy Technician make?

Updated Sep 18, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$35,630 /yr
Average Base Pay

7,584 salaries

$27K

Low

$36K

Average

$47K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Certified Pharmacy Technician is $35,630 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Certified Pharmacy Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7584 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Certified Pharmacy Technician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Pharmacy Technician$33,956 /yr
L3
Senior Pharmacy Technician$37,671 /yr
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Walgreens
3.1

Walgreens

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $9 - $27
1,189 salaries
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$9

$27

$9 - $27 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $10 - $29

$10

$29

$10 - $29 Range

CVS Health
3

CVS Health

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $10 - $25

$10

$25

$10 - $25 Range

Walgreens
3.1

Walgreens

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $10 - $30

$10

$30

$10 - $30 Range

CVS Health
3

CVS Health

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $8 - $23

$8

$23

$8 - $23 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $8 - $25

$8

$25

$8 - $25 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Certified Pharmacy Technician

$34,849

 /yr
Range: $31K - $44K

$31K

$44K

$30,858 - $43,905 Range

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Rite Aid
3.1

Rite Aid

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $6 - $2K

$6

$2K

$6 - $1,653 Range

Kroger
3.1

Kroger

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $8 - $23

$8

$23

$8 - $23 Range

Kroger
3.1

Kroger

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $8 - $21

$8

$21

$8 - $21 Range

Rite Aid
3.1

Rite Aid

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $22

$9

$22

$9 - $22 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $12 - $21

$12

$21

$12 - $21 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $12 - $25

$12

$25

$12 - $25 Range

Costco Wholesale
4.1

Costco Wholesale

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $14 - $30

$14

$30

$14 - $30 Range

Express Scripts
3.5

Express Scripts

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $24

$13

$24

$13 - $24 Range

Humana
4.1

Humana

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $13 - $22

$13

$22

$13 - $22 Range

Omnicare
2.9

Omnicare

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $11 - $20

$11

$20

$11 - $20 Range

Sam's Club
3.3

Sam's Club

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $24

$13

$24

$13 - $24 Range

Publix
3.8

Publix

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $10 - $18

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

Costco Wholesale
4.1

Costco Wholesale

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $28

$14

$28

$14 - $28 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Certified Pharmacy Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Certified Pharmacy Technician is $35,630 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Certified Pharmacy Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7584 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Certified Pharmacy Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Certified Pharmacy Technician in United States is $46,737 per year.

The lowest salary for a Certified Pharmacy Technician in United States is $27,162 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Certified Pharmacy Technician or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Certified Pharmacy Technician.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent certified pharmacy technician salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$14
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$13
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Champaign, IL Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Champaign, IL Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Certified Pharmacy Technician in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
A Certified Pharmacy Technician in the Little Rock, AR Area area reported making $17 per hour
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Little Rock, AR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$20
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Albany, NY Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Albany, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Providence, RI Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
Providence, RI Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Pharmacy Technician in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$48,900
per year
A Certified Pharmacy Technician in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $48,900 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$16
hourly
A Certified Pharmacy Technician in the Providence, RI Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Providence, RI Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$11
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Puerto Rico Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Puerto Rico Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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