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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Carson City, Nevada

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Carson City, Nevada are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of pharmacy technicians in Carson City is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Pharmacy Technicians in Carson City, Nevada

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,090
25th Percentile Wage
$32,380
50th Percentile Wage
$37,440
75th Percentile Wage
$43,390
90th Percentile Wage
$47,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Carson City, Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $47,490. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,090.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.51
25th Percentile Wage
$15.57
50th Percentile Wage
$18.00
75th Percentile Wage
$20.86
90th Percentile Wage
$22.83

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for pharmacy technicians in Carson City, Nevada. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $22.83. The median hourly salary is $18.00. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.51.

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
201637,4406.46%10.95%
201535,020-3.08%-
201436,1002.58%-
201335,1705.20%-
201233,340--

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Carson City with Other Nevada Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $37,440, Carson City is the second highest paying city for pharmacy technicians in state of Nevada, following the highest paying city Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $39,280). Compared with Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Carson City is 4.7 percent (4.7%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area
$39,280
Carson City
$37,440
Reno-Sparks
$35,470
Las Vegas-Paradise
$34,930
Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area
$31,700

See also: Top paying jobs in Carson City, Nevada.