Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Pharmacy Technician make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$63,983 / yrTotal Pay
$33,320 / yrBase Pay
$30,663 / yrAdditional Pay

$63,983

 / yr
$27K$664K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Pharmacy Technician is $63,983 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $33,320 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 $30,663 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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$63,983 /yr
Pharmacy Technician
$81,203 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Pharmacy Technician?

Some related job titles are Certified Pharmacy Technician Salaries with median pay of $78,311, Lead Pharmacy Technician Salaries with median pay of $67,463, Pharmacy Assistant Salaries with median pay of $62,253, Pharmacy Clerk Salaries with median pay of $58,302.

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CVS Health
3.0

CVS Health

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$9

$25

$9 - $25 Range

CVS Health
3.0

CVS Health

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$8

$47

$8 - $47 Range

Walgreens
3.1

Walgreens

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$9

$36

$9 - $36 Range

Walgreens
3.1

Walgreens

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$9

$25

$9 - $25 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$11

$28

$11 - $28 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$9

$26

$9 - $26 Range

Rite Aid
3.2

Rite Aid

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$9

$25

$9 - $25 Range

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Kroger
3.1

Kroger

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$9

$28

$9 - $28 Range

Kroger
3.1

Kroger

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$8

$22

$8 - $22 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Pharmacy Technician

$37,215

 /yr
Range: $33K - $319K

$33K

$319K

$32,704 - $319,176 Range

Rite Aid
3.2

Rite Aid

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$8

$69

$8 - $69 Range

Publix
3.8

Publix

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $10 - $19

$10

$19

$10 - $19 Range

Target
3.6

Target

Pharmacy Technician

$40,228

 /yr
Range: $25K - $54K

$25K

$54K

$24,751 - $53,862 Range

Costco Wholesale
4.0

Costco Wholesale

Pharmacy Technician

$53,882

 /yr
Range: $31K - $72K

$31K

$72K

$30,974 - $71,731 Range

Kmart
3.5

Kmart

Pharmacy Technician

$34,302

 /yr
Range: $25K - $44K

$25K

$44K

$25,256 - $43,567 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Pharmacy Technician

$37,691

 /yr
Range: $28K - $58K

$28K

$58K

$28,193 - $57,514 Range

Omnicare
3.1

Omnicare

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$12

$25

$12 - $25 Range

Wegmans Food Markets
4.0

Wegmans Food Markets

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $11 - $21

$11

$21

$11 - $21 Range

Giant Eagle
3.4

Giant Eagle

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$9

$18

$9 - $18 Range

Meijer
3.3

Meijer

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $11 - $19

$11

$19

$11 - $19 Range

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$14

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$500/hr

8 days ago by a Pharmacy Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$19

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Inpatient Pharmacy Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Pharmacy Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$27

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8 days ago by a Pharmacy Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Pharmacy Technician with 10 to 14 years of experience

$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Pharmacy Technician with 4 to 6 years of experience

$14

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Pharmacy Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Certified Pharmacy Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$2,625

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Certified Pharmacy Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Pharmacy Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Pharmacy Technician is $33,955 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Pharmacy Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13259 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Pharmacy Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Pharmacy Technician in United States is $45,905 per year.

The lowest salary for a Pharmacy Technician in United States is $25,116 per year.

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