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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of pharmacy technicians in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Pharmacy Technicians in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,410
25th Percentile Wage
$33,380
50th Percentile Wage
$43,910
75th Percentile Wage
$54,060
90th Percentile Wage
$64,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Southeast 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 $64,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $25,410.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.22
25th Percentile Wage
$16.05
50th Percentile Wage
$21.11
75th Percentile Wage
$25.99
90th Percentile Wage
$31.19

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for pharmacy technicians in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $31.19. The median hourly salary is $21.11. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.22.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of pharmacy technicians from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201643,91010.16%6.58%
201539,4507.00%-
201436,690-11.80%-
201241,020--

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area with Other Alaska Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $43,910, Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for pharmacy technicians in state of Alaska, followed by Fairbanks (median annual salary $40,730). In comparison, the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area is 7.2 percent (7.2%) higher than that in Fairbanks.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$43,910
Fairbanks
$40,730
Anchorage
$39,480
Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$38,500

See also: Top paying jobs in Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska.