Pharmacy Techs Salaries in Pennsylvania

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Job Postings

USD 43,272 /yr

Average Base Pay

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Average annual salary:

USD 35,360

Lower end of salary range

USD 39,520

Average of salary range

USD 47,310

Higher end of salary range

Cities in Pennsylvania with the Most Jobs for Pharmacy Techs

Here are the top 6 cities in Pennsylvania with the most jobs for Pharmacy Techs and the average yearly salary in each:

CompTool's Squirrel includes 1,253 jobs postings for Pharmacy Techs in cities across Pennsylvania.

Latest Pharmacy Techs Jobs

Discover the latest competitive salaries for Pharmacy Techs in Pennsylvania.

Job Title Company Salary
Pharmacy Technician Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health USD 47,000
Pharmacy Technician Drexel University USD 40,508
Outpatient Pharmacy Technician Actalent USD 45,760
Pharmacy Compounding Technician Pentec Health USD 41,600
Pharmacy Technician - Community UnitedHealth Group Inc. USD 36,000
Clinical Pharmacy Technician II Option Care Health USD 40,206
Pharmacy Technician Jackson Pharmacy USD 40,560
Pharmacy Technician - Data Entry KPH Healthcare Services USD 35,370
Overnight Front End Pharmacy Tech (7 on/7 off) CVS Health USD 47,268
Compounding Pharmacy Technician Custom Prescription Of Lancaster USD 40,560

Companies With Most Job Postings in Pennsylvania For Pharmacy Techs

If you're looking for a diverse range of job opportunities, consider exploring positions at these companies, which have a significant number of Pharmacy Techs job postings in Pennsylvania:

FAQs

Here are some frequently asked questions related to Pharmacy Techs job postings and salaries in Pennsylvania:

Q What are the requirements for becoming a Pharmacy Technician in Pennsylvania?
A To become a Pharmacy Technician in Pennsylvania, you typically need a high school diploma or GED. Passing a criminal background check is also necessary. Some employers may require certification from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). On-the-job training or completion of a pharmacy technician education program may also be required.
Q How do I find Pharmacy Technician job openings in Pennsylvania?
A You can find Pharmacy Technician job openings in Pennsylvania by searching on job boards such as Indeed, Monster, or LinkedIn. You can also check the websites of pharmacies, hospitals, and healthcare facilities directly for current openings. Professional associations like the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association may also list job openings. Additionally, networking with professionals in the field or attending job fairs can be beneficial.
Q What kind of work environment can I expect as a Pharmacy Technician in Pennsylvania?
A Pharmacy Technicians in Pennsylvania can work in a variety of settings including retail pharmacies, hospitals, long-term care facilities, and mail-order pharmacies. The work environment often requires standing for long periods, interacting with patients and healthcare professionals, handling medications, and performing administrative duties. Work schedules may include nights, weekends, and holidays.
Q Is certification required for Pharmacy Technicians in Pennsylvania?
A Certification is not mandatory for pharmacy technicians in Pennsylvania, but it is highly recommended and may be required by certain employers. Obtaining certification from an organization like the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) can improve job prospects and may lead to higher salaries. Additionally, certified pharmacy technicians may be required to complete continuing education to maintain their certification status.

List of Job Postings for Pharmacy Techs in Pennsylvania

Explore our extensive list of Pharmacy Techs job postings in Pennsylvania. Whether you're seeking your first job or considering a career move, you'll find a diverse range of opportunities. Click on the job titles to access more details and application links.

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