Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Idaho

The average annual and hourly salaries for pharmacy technicians in the state of Idaho are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of pharmacy technicians among Idaho cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Pharmacy Technicians in Idaho

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,480
25th Percentile Wage
$28,210
50th Percentile Wage
$33,590
75th Percentile Wage
$38,520
90th Percentile Wage
$45,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Idaho in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $45,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $33,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,480.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.77
25th Percentile Wage
$13.56
50th Percentile Wage
$16.14
75th Percentile Wage
$18.52
90th Percentile Wage
$21.68

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for pharmacy technicians in Idaho in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $21.68. The median hourly salary is $16.14. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.77.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201633,5903.90%10.42%
201532,2803.75%-
201431,0701.83%-
201330,5001.34%-
201230,090--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Pharmacy Technicians in Idaho Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in some Idaho cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in state of Idaho ranges from $29,050 to $38,330. The highest paying area for pharmacy technicians in Idaho is Coeur dAlene with a median annual salary of $38,330. The second highest paying city/area in Idaho State is Southwest Idaho nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $36,130). The lowest paying area is East Idaho nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $29,050.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Coeur dAlene
$38,330
Southwest Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$36,130
Southcentral Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$34,690
North Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$33,920
Boise City-Nampa
$33,640
Pocatello
$32,710
Idaho Falls
$30,820
East Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$29,050



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