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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Bakersfield-Delano, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Bakersfield-Delano, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of pharmacy technicians in Bakersfield-Delano 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 Bakersfield-Delano, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,900
25th Percentile Wage
$31,830
50th Percentile Wage
$39,060
75th Percentile Wage
$46,700
90th Percentile Wage
$52,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Bakersfield-Delano, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $52,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,900.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.42
25th Percentile Wage
$15.30
50th Percentile Wage
$18.78
75th Percentile Wage
$22.45
90th Percentile Wage
$25.27

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for pharmacy technicians in Bakersfield-Delano, California. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $25.27. The median hourly salary is $18.78. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.42.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of pharmacy technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201639,0605.73%10.75%
201536,8203.20%-
201435,6401.54%-
201335,0900.66%-
201234,860--

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Bakersfield-Delano with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $39,060 in Bakersfield-Delano is in the middle of salary range for pharmacy technicians in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Bakersfield-Delano is 22.5 percent (22.5%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 18.0 percent (18.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Merced.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$50,370
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$45,940
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$44,970
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$44,450
Napa
$44,030
Vallejo-Fairfield
$42,500
Hanford-Corcoran
$42,430
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$41,860
Salinas
$41,850
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$41,750
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$41,640
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$41,460
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$41,390
Chico
$41,140
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$40,870
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$40,200
Bakersfield-Delano
$39,060
Redding
$38,760
Yuba City
$38,510
Stockton
$38,110
El Centro
$37,930
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$37,280
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$36,870
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$36,610
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$36,570
North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$36,250
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$35,860
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$35,370
Madera-Chowchilla
$35,260
Modesto
$35,150
Fresno
$34,840
Visalia-Porterville
$34,670
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$33,750
Merced
$32,030

See also: Top paying jobs in Bakersfield-Delano, California.