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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of pharmacy technicians in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area 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 Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,530
25th Percentile Wage
$21,520
50th Percentile Wage
$28,220
75th Percentile Wage
$35,240
90th Percentile Wage
$39,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $39,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $28,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,530.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.43
25th Percentile Wage
$10.35
50th Percentile Wage
$13.57
75th Percentile Wage
$16.94
90th Percentile Wage
$19.02

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for pharmacy technicians in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $19.02. The median hourly salary is $13.57. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.43.

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
201628,220-3.86%2.52%
201529,3103.41%-
201428,3100.21%-
201328,2502.62%-
201227,510--

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $28,220, Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for pharmacy technicians in state of Texas, following city of Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood (median annual salary of $36,000). In comparison, the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area is 21.6 percent (21.6%) lower than that in the highest paying city Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$36,000
Waco
$35,950
Odessa
$34,710
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$34,600
Victoria
$34,570
Midland
$34,400
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$34,120
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$33,400
Amarillo
$33,340
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$32,600
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$32,560
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$32,520
San Angelo
$32,240
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$32,110
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$31,710
El Paso
$31,640
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,260
Brownsville-Harlingen
$31,240
Fort Worth-Arlington
$31,140
College Station-Bryan
$30,740
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$30,670
Abilene
$30,530
Corpus Christi
$30,500
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$30,460
Wichita Falls
$30,190
Texarkana-Texarkana
$30,160
Laredo
$29,780
Lubbock
$29,740
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$28,940
Tyler
$28,870
Longview
$28,710
Sherman-Denison
$28,520
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$28,220

See also: Top paying jobs in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas.