Pharmacy technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Pharmacy technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $40,120
Washington $42,390
Oregon $41,160
District of Columbia $39,930
North Dakota $39,520
Hawaii $36,656
Minnesota $36,800
Nevada $36,470
Wyoming $37,360
Rhode Island $36,660
Utah $36,730
Massachusetts $35,490
Colorado $36,090
Alaska $35,190
New York $34,394
Texas $34,055
Montana $34,630
Michigan $32,660
Connecticut $33,590
Delaware $31,730
Vermont $32,200
Maryland $31,930
New Mexico $33,760
Idaho $32,162
Nebraska $32,550
New Jersey $30,270
Tennessee $30,510
Virgin Islands $30,670
Wisconsin $32,650
South Dakota $31,740
Louisiana $31,470
Virginia $30,940
New Hampshire $31,610
North Carolina $30,819
Missouri $30,100
Georgia $30,240
Maine $30,220
South Carolina $30,410
Mississippi $30,100
Florida $29,548
Oklahoma $29,530
Ohio $29,310
Arizona $29,056
Kansas $28,339
West Virginia $27,320
Alabama $27,487
Guam $25,650
Iowa $27,354
Illinois $26,773
Indiana $25,866
Pennsylvania $25,089
Arkansas $25,385
Kentucky $24,784
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 veterinary technologists but more than personal care aides.

Career Median Salary
Veterinary technologist salary $32K
Medical and clinical laboratory technician salary $31K
Phlebotomist salary $32K
Psychiatric technician salary $31K
Medical secretary salary $30K
Pharmacy technician salary $29K
Psychiatric aide salary $29K
Medical assistant salary $29K
Orderly salary $26K
Personal care aide salary $26K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)