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
$25,380
25th Percentile Wage
$29,510
50th Percentile Wage
$34,610
75th Percentile Wage
$39,250
90th Percentile Wage
$47,090

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 $47,090. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pharmacy technicians is $25,380.

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 finance and insurance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201634,610-1.99%1.53%
201535,3001.87%-
201434,640-1.01%-
201334,9902.60%-
201234,080--

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

The average salaries of pharmacy technicians in six 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 insurance carriers industry with an annual salary $35,220. The lowest paying industry is the other insurance related activities industry (annual salary $33,470). For detailed pharmacy technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Insurance Carriers
$35,220
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$34,610
Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
$34,200
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds
$34,200
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities
$33,630
Other Insurance Related Activities
$33,470

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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