Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Waco, Texas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,430
25th Percentile Wage
$29,420
50th Percentile Wage
$35,450
75th Percentile Wage
$41,240
90th Percentile Wage
$47,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Waco, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $47,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,430.

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
$35,450
-1.41% 15.18%
2016
$35,950
9.99% -
2015
$32,360
2.19% -
2014
$31,650
1.90% -
2013
$31,050
3.16% -
2012
$30,070
- -

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Waco with Other Texas Cities

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

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 Waco, Texas.