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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Fairbanks, Alaska

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Fairbanks, Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of pharmacy technicians in Fairbanks is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Pharmacy Technicians in Fairbanks, Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,410
25th Percentile Wage
$35,260
50th Percentile Wage
$42,240
75th Percentile Wage
$47,200
90th Percentile Wage
$49,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Fairbanks, Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,800. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $42,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,410.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacy technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$42,240
3.57% 9.14%
2016
$40,730
-0.52% -
2015
$40,940
5.45% -
2014
$38,710
-0.44% -
2013
$38,880
1.29% -
2012
$38,380
- -

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Fairbanks with Other Alaska Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $42,240, Fairbanks is the highest paying city for pharmacy technicians in state of Alaska, followed by Anchorage (median annual salary $38,720). In comparison, the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Fairbanks is 8.3 percent (8.3%) higher than that in Anchorage.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fairbanks
$42,240
Anchorage
$38,720
Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$38,560
Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$38,340



See also: Top paying jobs in Fairbanks, Alaska.