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.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$24,800|
|25th Percentile Wage||$28,680|
|50th Percentile Wage||$35,200|
|75th Percentile Wage||$44,010|
|90th Percentile Wage||$57,740|
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 $57,740. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pharmacy technicians is $24,800.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacy technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Chemical Manufacturing|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .