Pharmacy Technician I Salary in the United States

How much does a Pharmacy Technician I make in the United States? The average Pharmacy Technician I salary in the United States is $34,676 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $31,272 and $38,688. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills Associated with Pharmacy Technician I: Order Processing, Medical Specialty: Pharmaceuticals, Stock/Shipment Receiving, Customer Service ...More

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Job Description

Pharmacy Technician I assists a registered pharmacist with support activities and processes required to dispense medical prescriptions. Collects, inputs, and verifies prescription, refill, and patient information. Being a Pharmacy Technician I receives and stocks incoming supplies. May prepare labels and routine prepacked orders. Additionally, Pharmacy Technician I may be expected to perform some clerical duties relating to the department. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT). The Pharmacy Technician I possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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