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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of pharmacy technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos 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 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,360
25th Percentile Wage
$27,560
50th Percentile Wage
$32,750
75th Percentile Wage
$37,950
90th Percentile Wage
$44,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $44,030. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $32,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $24,360.

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
$32,750
3.18% 7.27%
2016
$31,710
1.73% -
2015
$31,160
-0.61% -
2014
$31,350
-2.71% -
2013
$32,200
5.68% -
2012
$30,370
- -

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $32,750 in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is in the middle of salary range for pharmacy technicians in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is 11.8 percent (11.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood and 10.7 percent (10.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Laredo.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$37,120
Waco
$35,450
Midland
$35,210
Odessa
$34,610
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$34,530
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$34,440
Victoria
$34,330
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$33,840
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$33,050
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$32,750
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$32,610
San Angelo
$32,530
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$32,310
College Station-Bryan
$32,280
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$32,120
Amarillo
$32,110
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,950
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$31,810
Texarkana-Texarkana
$31,810
Corpus Christi
$31,510
Abilene
$31,190
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,170
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,130
Brownsville-Harlingen
$31,090
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,010
Longview
$30,860
Tyler
$30,840
Lubbock
$30,810
El Paso
$30,710
Wichita Falls
$30,190
Fort Worth-Arlington
$30,150
Sherman-Denison
$29,280
Laredo
$29,260



See also: Top paying jobs in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas.