Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Pharmacy Assistant make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$37,439 / yrTotal Pay
$35,541 / yrBase Pay
$1,898 / yrAdditional Pay

$37,439

 / yr
$26K$54K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Pharmacy Assistant is $37,439 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $35,541 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $1,898 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Pharmacy Assistant

Some related job titles are Pharmacy Intern Salaries with median pay of $113,602, Pharmacy Technician Salaries with median pay of $37,413, Medical Assistant Salaries with median pay of $38,697, Pharmacist Salaries with median pay of $128,698.

Top Paying Companies

For a Pharmacy Assistant in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Pharmacy Assistant in United States. Employers include Kaiser Permanente, Amazon and Artes Medical.

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Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente
$46,197/yr
3
$43,140/yr
8
UPMC
$38,836/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Pharmacy Assistant in United States

The top 4 paying industries for a Pharmacy Assistant in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $44,282, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $43,140, Healthcare with a median total pay of $42,084 and Retail & Wholesale with a median total pay of $37,990.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$44,282

    10% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$43,140

    8% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$42,084

    5% Higher than other industries

  • Retail & WholesaleRetail & Wholesale$37,990

    5% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

The top paying company in Information Technology for Pharmacy Assistant is Amazon.

AmazonAmazon$44,282/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

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Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Medical Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Medical Assistant

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Medical Assistant

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$27

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Medical Assistant

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$22

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Medical Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$10

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Medical Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$14

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$32,600

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Medical Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Pharmacy Assistant pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Pharmacy Assistant is $35,541 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Pharmacy Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 561 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Pharmacy Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Pharmacy Assistant in United States is $50,815 per year.

The lowest salary for a Pharmacy Assistant in United States is $24,858 per year.

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