The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of pharmacy technicians in Baltimore-Towson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$22,300|
|25th Percentile Wage||$26,280|
|50th Percentile Wage||$31,100|
|75th Percentile Wage||$37,780|
|90th Percentile Wage||$45,480|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $45,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $31,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $22,300.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacy technicians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $31,100 in Baltimore-Towson is in the middle of salary range for pharmacy technicians in state of Maryland. In comparison, the annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Baltimore-Towson is 9.6 percent (9.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick and 16.9 percent (16.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying St Marys County.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Garrett County|| |
|St Marys County|| |