Pharmacy Technician Salary in Sector of Finance and Insurance

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

Average Annual Salary of Pharmacy Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,270
25th Percentile Wage
$29,300
50th Percentile Wage
$34,870
75th Percentile Wage
$40,250
90th Percentile Wage
$48,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in the industry sector of finance and insurance. 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 $48,860. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pharmacy technicians is $25,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacy technicians in the industry sector of finance and insurance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$34,870
0.75% 2.27%
2016
$34,610
-1.99% -
2015
$35,300
1.87% -
2014
$34,640
-1.01% -
2013
$34,990
2.60% -
2012
$34,080
- -

Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Finance and Insurance Sector

The average salaries of pharmacy technicians in eight industries in the finance and insurance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for pharmacy technician occupations is the direct health and medical insurance carriers industry with an annual salary $35,500. The lowest paying industry is the other insurance related activities industry (annual salary $34,170). For detailed pharmacy technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Direct Health and Medical Insurance Carriers
$35,500
Insurance Carriers
$35,480
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$34,830
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
$34,400
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities
$34,200
Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
$34,200
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds
$34,200
Other Insurance Related Activities
$34,170

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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