Pharmacy Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare pharmacy technician salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Pharmacy Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,720
25th Percentile Wage
$28,460
50th Percentile Wage
$34,410
75th Percentile Wage
$40,740
90th Percentile Wage
$56,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) pharmacy technicians is $56,990. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pharmacy technicians is $23,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201634,410-0.26%6.39%
201534,5002.14%-
201433,760-1.04%-
201334,1105.57%-
201232,210--

Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of pharmacy technicians in two industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. For detailed pharmacy technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$34,900
Chemical Manufacturing
$34,420

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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