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Pharmacy Technician Salary Information in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pharmacy technicians in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of pharmacy technicians in Mount Vernon-Anacortes 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 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,680
25th Percentile Wage
$39,980
50th Percentile Wage
$44,530
75th Percentile Wage
$48,960
90th Percentile Wage
$53,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacy technicians in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $53,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,680.

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
$44,530
3.84% 12.24%
2016
$42,820
1.28% -
2015
$42,270
4.21% -
2014
$40,490
-0.20% -
2013
$40,570
3.67% -
2012
$39,080
- -

Table 3. Compare Pharmacy Technician Salary in Mount Vernon-Anacortes with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $44,530, Mount Vernon-Anacortes is the highest paying city for pharmacy technicians in state of Washington, followed by Seattle-Bellevue-Everett (median annual salary $44,280). In comparison, the median annual salary of pharmacy technicians in Mount Vernon-Anacortes is .6 percent (.6%) higher than that in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$44,530
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$44,280
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$43,820
Bremerton-Silverdale
$43,810
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$42,580
Longview
$42,240
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$42,210
Tacoma
$42,050
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$42,010
Bellingham
$41,710
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$41,290
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$40,430
Olympia
$40,250
Spokane
$39,410
Yakima
$37,850
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$36,990
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$33,570
Lewiston
$32,090



See also: Top paying jobs in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington.