Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Salem, Oregon

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,240
25th Percentile Wage
$35,520
50th Percentile Wage
$40,720
75th Percentile Wage
$46,020
90th Percentile Wage
$49,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Salem, Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,240.

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
$40,720
5.06% 14.88%
2016
$38,660
4.66% -
2015
$36,860
1.76% -
2014
$36,210
3.09% -
2013
$35,090
1.23% -
2012
$34,660
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Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Salem with Other Oregon Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $40,720, Salem is the highest paying city for pharmacy technicians in state of Oregon, followed by Medford (median annual salary $40,550). In comparison, the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Salem is .4 percent (.4%) higher than that in Medford.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Salem
$40,720
Medford
$40,550
Eugene-Springfield
$39,070
Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area
$38,990
Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$38,900
Bend
$38,320
Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$38,110
Corvallis
$37,720
North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$37,050



See also: Top paying jobs in Salem, Oregon.