Pharmacy Technicians

Pharmacy technicians help pharmacists dispense prescription medication to customers or health professionals.

$31,750

Median US Salary

High school diploma or equivalent

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Pharmacy Technicians

Currently employed

417,720

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

12%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

10,000 to 49,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Pharmacy Technicians

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

Washington $42,640

Oregon $39,270

Alaska $39,160

North Dakota $38,940

California $38,660

Hawaii $38,000

Wyoming $36,910

Minnesota $35,890

Colorado $35,830

Nevada $35,740

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Maxxing your 401k as Pharmacy Technicians

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

59.8%

Per paycheck

$730.25

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $1,221.15
Pre Tax Retirement $730.25
Before Taxes $490.90
Taxes $147.27
Take Home $343.63

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