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Pharmacy Technician Overview


Working as a Pharmacy Technician consists of more than simply counting pills under the direction of a pharmacist. These technicians perform a variety of other tasks, including customer service and clerical duties. Although Pharmacy Technicians often do work under the supervision of pharmacists to help them mix, measure and label pills and dosages, there is much more to the job than simply working behind the scenes as an assistant. Pharmacy Technicians are expected to interact with the public by greeting them, answering questions and assisting them with insurance and payment processing.

Pharmacy Technician Education Requirements


The minimum education requirement for Pharmacy Technician jobs is a high school diploma or equivalent. Because Pharmacy Technicians are expected to count and measure pills and operate a cash register, which may require making change, they should have knowledge of basic math and English skills. No experience is required to be a Pharmacy Technician as on-the-job training is typically provided. However, people with certification in pharmaceutical studies at a technical school or some degree of experience in the field might be given more preference for jobs than other candidates.

Pharmacy Technician Job Market


Because people are always in need of medications, the job market for Pharmacy Technicians has a positive outlook. Statistics project that there will be a 20 percent increase in the amount of Pharmacy Technicians employed from 2012 to 2022 as the health care industry expands. Other Pharmacy jobs in a pharmacy include being a Pharmacy Assistant.

Pharmacy Technician Salary


The median annual salary for a Pharmacy Technician is $29,320. Pharmacy Technicians who are employed at general medical and surgical hospitals, federal executive branches, colleges, universities, physicians' offices and outpatient care centers can expect to be on the higher end of the pay scale, earning as much as $40,650 annually. Additionally, those who have obtained certification as a Pharmacy Technician tend to earn more than those who merely possess a high school diploma.
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Job Description Pharmacy Technician/ FT(Job Number: 01331-2331) Work Location: United States-Florida-West Palm Beach-West Palm Hospital - formerly Columbia Hospital Schedule: Full-time Description Following physicians' orders, the Pharmacy Tech assists pharmacists by filling routine orders for unit does and prepackaged pharmaceutical dispenses medications. Position tasks and responsibilities ...
Job Description Pharmacy Technician Registered(Job Number: 01356-5375) Work Location: United States-Florida-Miami-Kendall Regional Medical Center - Kendall Schedule: Full-time Description Registered Pharmacy Technician, Full Time, 0.8 Facility Description: Kendall Regional Medical Center is a 417-bed, full-service hospital providing 24-hour comprehensive medical, trauma, burn, surgical, beh...
Patient Case Coordinator (Pharm. Tech) - This is a temp position w/extension possibility... Work Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Responsibilities: Responsible for customer service and case management Answers basic clinical and program inquiries. Coordinates access to therapies through the patient's healthcare providers. Schedules and conducts appropriate follow-up based on each patient's situation....
A-line Staffing is looking for Pharmacy Tech's over in Richardson, Texas! This is a Great opportunity for an experienced Pharmacy Tech to join an innovative and fast growing Company that values teamwork, integrity, and respect for colleagues and customers. This position will take in-coming calls from members, providers, etc providing professional phone assistance to all callers throughout the cr...
Job Description Pharmacy Technician/ FT/ 1P-9:30P OR 2P-10:30P(Job Number: 00477-4922) Work Location: United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule: Full-time Description High school diploma or equivalent. Pharmacy technician experience preferred, but not required. Current State of Florida Pharmacy Technician Registration required or State of Florida Pharmacy Int...
Pharmacy Technician - PRN Job Summary The PRN Pharmacy Technician is responsible for preparing orders to be checked by the Pharmacist, compounding medications in the lab under the direct supervision of the Lead Compounding Pharmacist, and/or providing back-up support as a Customer Service Pharmacy Technician. This position is a part time, “on-call/PRN” position. The employee will be asked to wor...
Patient Case Coordinator (Pharm. Tech) - This is a temp position w/extension possibility... Responsibilities: Responsible for customer service and case management Answers basic clinical and program inquiries. Coordinates access to therapies through the patient's healthcare providers. Schedules and conducts appropriate follow-up based on each patient's situation. Facilitates access to appropr...
Pharmacy Technician / Customer Service Representative Job Summary This Technician is responsible for placing/receiving phone calls for the pharmacy under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist. This includes, but is not limited to: receiving and placing patient orders, prescription interpretation and data entry, as well as offering excellent customer service to our patients and Physicians. Pos...
Pharmacy Technicians Compounding & Clean Room Job Summary Immediate openings for Full Time licensed Pharmacy Technicians at compounding pharmacy in North Salt Lake. Available positions include Compounding and Clean Room. Position Functions: Review order list and create daily workload, identify “Add-on” orders and add them to workload while matching compounded products against outgoing orders....
Title: Pharmacy Technician Location: 530 Great Circle Road, Nashville, TN 37228 Duration: 6+ months Assignment Work Hours: Must be willing to work various shifts including overtime as required. Main Hours of Operation are Monday-Friday 8:00AM to 9:00 PM (EST) Saturday 8:00-4:30pm (EST) Job Responsibilities: · Making outbound calls to our providers to notify them of 2015 formulary changes in h...
Job Title: Pharmacy Technician Location: Nashville, TN Duties: ?Making outbound calls to our providers to notify them of 2015 formulary changes in hopes to review a CD prior to 1/1/2015. Obtains new prescriptions and prescriptions refill information from customers and retrieves, counts, and measures drugs. Resolves problems related to customer prescription inquiries and responsible for advising...
AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation! Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees? If so, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the place for you! Founded in 1987,...
Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) Under the direction of a licensed dispensing pharmacist/physician, the certified pharmacy technician will perform functions involving the compounding and dispensing of medications to patients. The individual will be involved in many pharmacy-related functions ranging from non-sterile compounding and filling custom prescriptions to processing transactions and k...
Partners Pharmacy, a pharmacy services provider offering a customer focused, localized approach in providing service to our facilities. Each Partners location offers unparalleled, personalized service through the combined resources of our pharmacy network, efficiently and effectively helping to improve outcomes and reduce costs. Partners Pharmacy is one of the leading pharmacy and ancillary healt...
Experienced Pharmacy Technician needed for a full or part time position at an independent pharmacy. Must have minimum of 2 years experience in retail pharmacy, preferably compound experience. Knowledge of USP 797 is a PLUS!! Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 9am to 6pm and every other Saturday 9am-1pm. We are looking for a dedicated team-oriented individual. Registered Pharmacy Tech license is ...
** In order to be considered for this position you must complete the profile test below ** http://www.profileperformancesystem.com/survey.html?SL=41826 Company Overview Diabetes Specialty Center, a division of Byram Healthcare, works with your health care provider and your insurance company as your partner in managing diabetes. We provide personalized, focused service; our goal is to make manag...
PHARMACY TECHNICIANS Discount Drug Mart is currently seeking individuals to fill full and part time pharmacy technician positions at our Lewis Center store. Must be willing to work flexible shifts including weekends and holidays. We offer a competitive starting wage and an excellent benefits package. Apply in person at 8951 S. Old State Rd. in Lewis Center. Discount Drug Mart is a drug-free workpl...
Job Purpose: Supports pharmacological services by stocking, assembling, and distributing medications. Duties: * Helps health care providers and patients by greeting them in person and by phone; answering questions and requests; referring inquiries to the pharmacist. * Maintains pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed medications and...
Due to recent growth we are looking for experienced certified pharmacy technicians. Position Name: Pharmacy Technician Reports to: Pharmacy Manager Company: LDI Integrated Pharmacy Services JOB SUMMARY: The pharmacy technician is the first contact primarily for both referral sources and patients with our pharmacy. As such, the technician should strive to build relationships with these cust...
Company Confidential Follansbee, WV, 26037
Currently licensed pharmacy tech to fill immediate opening with growing and busy pharmacy in Follansbee Area. Our locally owned pharmacy takes care of our customers and we only hire people that want to be of real service to other people. Our employees are caring well trained professional individuals that find reward in a job well done. They are team players and willing to go the extra mile for th...

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Pharmacy Technician

Salaries

$18,720.00 - $37,440.00
Typical Salary for Pharmacy Technician
(1293 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
25.8%
Bachelor's
21.9%
Certification
19.8%
Associates
13.7%
High School
10.1%
Vocational
4.3%
Master's
2.4%
(791 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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