Pharmacy Technician salary in the United States

Average salary
$33,000/yr
Based on 52,196 income tax records
$17,500
$56,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$27K
 
$33K
 
$36K
 
$36K
 
$36K
$17,500
$56,500
How much do Pharmacy Technicians make?
The average total salary for a Pharmacy Technician is $33,000 per year. This is based on data from 52,196 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Pharmacy Technician and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Pharmacy Technician salary can vary between $17,500 to $56,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Pharmacy Technician salary by location

Pharmacy Technician salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, San Joaquin County, CA
25 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$41K – $89K
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County Of Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, CA
11 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$52K – $76K
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Chc Payroll Agent Parallon E, Clark County, NV
11 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$46K – $84K
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University Of California, San Diego County, CA
14 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$50K – $71K
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Grossmont Hospital, San Diego County, CA
15 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$42K – $69K
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Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego County, CA
24 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$45K – $75K
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Mental Health Systems, Pierce County, WA
38 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$36K – $69K
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Costco Wholesale, Maricopa County, AZ
16 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$37K – $62K
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Legacy Health, Clark County, WA
13 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$39K – $64K
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Scripps Health, San Diego County, CA
23 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$40K – $63K
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Swedish Health Services, King County, WA
19 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$37K – $67K
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University Of Washington, King County, WA
22 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$28K – $62K
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Texas Health Resources, Tarrant County, TX
13 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$37K – $57K
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Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven County, CT
18 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$35K – $60K
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Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County, CA
13 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$42K – $57K
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Providence, Multnomah County, OR
15 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$24K – $66K
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Centene, Sacramento County, CA
24 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$35K – $74K
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US Department Of Defense, Bexar County, TX
37 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$21K – $58K
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The Methodist Hospital, Harris County, TX
21 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$29K – $68K
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Vanderbilt University Medical Ce, Davidson County, TN
25 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$31K – $61K
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Texas Children's Hospital, Harris County, TX
22 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$35K – $63K
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Community Care Health, Fresno County, CA
22 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$22K – $56K
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Rite Aid, San Diego County, CA
22 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$28K – $54K
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Memorial Hermann, Harris County, TX
27 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$22K – $56K
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Humana, Maricopa County, AZ
101 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$30K – $60K
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University Of Utah, Salt Lake County, UT
29 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$33K – $61K
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Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake County, UT
29 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$28K – $52K
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Walgreen, Los Angeles County, CA
45 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$22K – $57K
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Express Scripts, Maricopa County, AZ
50 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$29K – $54K
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University Health System, Bexar County, TX
34 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$27K – $57K
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BH Management, Maricopa County, AZ
37 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$25K – $52K
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The Ohio State University, Franklin County, OH
23 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$30K – $53K
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Cleveland Clinic, Cuyahoga County, OH
38 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$24K – $51K
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H‑E‑B, Travis County, TX
25 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$25K – $46K
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Mecklenburg County, NC
25 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$29K – $56K
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Saint Luke’s, Ada County, ID
20 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$25K – $52K
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The University Of Iowa, Johnson County, IA
22 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$24K – $42K
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Banner Pharmacy Services, Maricopa County, AZ
21 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$29K – $56K
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Pillpack, Maricopa County, AZ
60 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$25K – $45K
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Indiana University Health, Marion County, IN
21 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$28K – $63K
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ADP, Harris County, TX
25 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$20K – $58K
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UW Health, Dane County, WI
21 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$31K – $45K
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Exact Care Pharmacy, Cuyahoga County, OH
22 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$23K – $43K
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BJC HealthCare, St. Louis County, MO
21 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$23K – $50K
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University Of Rochester, Monroe County, NY
26 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$28K – $45K
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Orlando Health, Orange County, FL
20 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$23K – $38K
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UPMC, Allegheny County, PA
31 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$22K – $44K
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Wegmans Food Markets, Monroe County, NY
32 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$17K – $39K
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Meijer, Kent County, MI
32 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$18K – $43K
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Chewy, Jefferson County, KY
64 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$19K – $38K

Pharmacy Technician demographics in United States

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72% are single
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28% are married
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38% have kids
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30% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Pharmacy Technicians in United States

52,196 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a pharmacy technician in the United States is $33,000 per year. Pharmacy technician salaries in the United States can vary between $17,500 to $56,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 52,196 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as pharmacy technician.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for pharmacy technicians in the United States: Kaiser Foundation Health Plan ($73,500 a year), County of Santa Clara ($70,000 a year), and Chc Payroll Agent Parallon E ($63,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for pharmacy technicians in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($53,000 a year), San Jose Metro Area, CA ($52,500 a year), and Vallejo Metro Area, CA ($47,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.