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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Pharmacy Technicians in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

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
$36,920
3.47% 8.56%
2016
$35,640
3.45% -
2015
$34,410
0.58% -
2014
$34,210
1.17% -
2013
$33,810
0.15% -
2012
$33,760
- -

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield with Other Colorado Cities

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
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$36,920
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$36,130
Boulder
$35,620
Greeley
$35,100
Colorado Springs
$34,880
Fort Collins-Loveland
$34,750
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$34,070
Pueblo
$33,940
Grand Junction
$33,420
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$31,210
Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$30,530



See also: Top paying jobs in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado.