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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of pharmacy technicians in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area 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 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,120
25th Percentile Wage
$31,850
50th Percentile Wage
$38,560
75th Percentile Wage
$46,580
90th Percentile Wage
$51,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $51,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,120.

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
$38,560
0.16% 5.76%
2016
$38,500
3.48% -
2015
$37,160
-0.32% -
2014
$37,280
-4.10% -
2013
$38,810
6.36% -
2012
$36,340
- -

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area with Other Alaska Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $38,560 in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for pharmacy technicians in state of Alaska. In comparison, the annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area is 8.7 percent (8.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Fairbanks and .6 percent (.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area.

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



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