National » Pharmacy Technicians » Mississippi

Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Mississippi

The average annual and hourly salaries for pharmacy technicians in the state of Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of pharmacy technicians among Mississippi areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,840
25th Percentile Wage
$25,530
50th Percentile Wage
$29,520
75th Percentile Wage
$35,260
90th Percentile Wage
$39,670

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $39,670. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacy technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$29,520
2.74% 13.04%
2016
$28,710
3.69% -
2015
$27,650
2.86% -
2014
$26,860
1.12% -
2013
$26,560
3.35% -
2012
$25,670
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in some Mississippi cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in state of Mississippi ranges from $27,200 to $32,660. The highest paying area for pharmacy technicians in Mississippi is Gulfport-Biloxi with a median annual salary of $32,660. The second highest paying city/area in Mississippi State is Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $29,770). The lowest paying area is Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $27,200.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gulfport-Biloxi
$32,660
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$29,770
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$29,520
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$29,420
Jackson
$29,190
Hattiesburg
$28,250
Pascagoula
$27,860
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$27,200




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for pharmacy technicians

💰 Highest paying industries for pharmacy technicians.