The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of pharmacy technicians in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$26,920|
|25th Percentile Wage||$32,210|
|50th Percentile Wage||$36,920|
|75th Percentile Wage||$43,490|
|90th Percentile Wage||$49,220|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,920.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacy technicians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $36,920, Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is the highest paying city for pharmacy technicians in state of Colorado, followed by Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $36,130). In comparison, the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is 2.1 percent (2.1%) higher than that in Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Colorado Springs|| |
|Fort Collins-Loveland|| |
|West Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Grand Junction|| |
|East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |