Pharmacy technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Pharmacy technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $42,410
California $40,120
Washington $42,390
Oregon $41,160
District of Columbia $39,930
North Dakota $39,520
Hawaii $38,390
Minnesota $36,800
Nevada $36,470
Wyoming $37,360
Rhode Island $36,660
Utah $36,730
Massachusetts $35,490
Colorado $36,090
Idaho $35,470
Arizona $30,629
Montana $34,630
New York $32,580
Connecticut $33,590
Delaware $31,730
Texas $33,740
Vermont $32,200
Maryland $31,930
New Mexico $33,760
Illinois $28,145
Nebraska $32,550
New Jersey $30,270
Tennessee $30,510
Virgin Islands $30,670
Kansas $32,330
Wisconsin $32,650
South Dakota $31,740
Louisiana $31,470
Michigan $31,430
Iowa $31,810
Pennsylvania $26,576
Virginia $30,940
New Hampshire $31,610
Missouri $30,100
Florida $31,390
Maine $30,220
South Carolina $30,410
Mississippi $30,100
Indiana $30,720
North Carolina $30,110
Oklahoma $29,530
Ohio $29,310
Georgia $29,140
Alabama $29,040
Arkansas $28,460
Kentucky $28,310
West Virginia $27,320
Guam $25,650
Puerto Rico $19,310

How do pharmacy technician salaries compare to similar careers?

Pharmacy technicians earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than medical transcriptionists but more than home health aides.

Career Median Salary
Medical transcriptionist salary $26K
Veterinary technologist salary $26K
Dental assistant salary $27K
Medical assistant salary $26K
Medical secretary salary $27K
Pharmacy technician salary $26K
Phlebotomist salary $26K
Personal care aide salary $22K
Orderly salary $23K
Home health aide salary $22K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)