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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of pharmacy technicians in Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood 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 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,930
25th Percentile Wage
$31,780
50th Percentile Wage
$37,120
75th Percentile Wage
$41,190
90th Percentile Wage
$47,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $47,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,930.

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
$37,120
3.02% 15.06%
2016
$36,000
7.33% -
2015
$33,360
8.15% -
2014
$30,640
-1.34% -
2013
$31,050
-1.55% -
2012
$31,530
- -

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $37,120, Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood is the highest paying city for pharmacy technicians in state of Texas, followed by Waco (median annual salary $35,450). In comparison, the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood is 4.5 percent (4.5%) higher than that in Waco.

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



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