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Pharmacy Technician I in the United States

How much does a Pharmacy Technician I earn in the United States? The average Pharmacy Technician I salary in the United States is $33,714 as of July 31, 2018, but the range typically falls between $30,406 and $37,614. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Assists a registered pharmacist with support activities and processes required to dispense medical prescriptions. Collects, inputs, and verifies prescription, refill, and patient information. Receives

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Pharmacy Technician I in the United States. The base salary for Pharmacy Technician I ranges from $30,406 to $37,614 with the average base salary of $33,714. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $30,722 to $37,677 with the average total compensation of $33,820.
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  1. This Job:

    Pharmacy Technician I

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Pharmacy Technician II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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