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Pharmacy technician salary in Stamford, CT

How much does a Pharmacy Technician make in Stamford, CT?

Average base salary

$17.56
same
as national average
Average $17.56
Low $14.35
High $21.50
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a pharmacy technician is $17.56 per hour in Stamford, CT. 8 salaries reported, updated at September 6, 2022

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Salaries by years of experience in Stamford, CT

Years of experiencePer hour
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Pharmacy Technicians in Stamford, CT

  1. Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance
    4.0star
    15 reviews9 salaries reported
    $28.75per hour
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Highest paying cities for Pharmacy Technicians near Stamford, CT

  1. New Haven, CT
    $30.82 per hour
    11 salaries reported
  2. Cheshire, CT
    $17.38 per hour
    35 salaries reported
  3. New Britain, CT
    $17.32 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Groton, CT
    $16.62 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. Middletown, CT
    $16.27 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Norwalk, CT
    $15.65 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  1. Wallingford, CT
    $15.05 per hour
    17 salaries reported
  2. Meriden, CT
    $15.01 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  3. Hartford, CT
    $14.86 per hour
    6 salaries reported
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Where can a Pharmacy Technician earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Pharmacy Technicians

Most recommended license

LPN

(earn +67.50% more)

The jobs requiring this license have increase by 212.20% since 2018. Pharmacy Technicians with this license earn +67.50% more than the average base salary, which is $17.56 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
201293increase by 93
2013281increase by 202.15%
2014510increase by 81.49%
2015151decrease by 70.39%
201674decrease by 50.99%
201784increase by 13.51%
2018123increase by 46.43%
2019384increase by 212.20%

Top companies hiring Pharmacy Technicians on Indeed

Curaleaf
CVS Health Retail
Walgreens
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
CVS Health
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Top specialties
Nuclear Medicine
+100.91%salary
Top skills
Aseptic Technique
+21.64%salary

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SpecialtiesSalaryJob openingsCompanies
5 jobs32
6 jobs7
3 jobs4
14 jobs46
75 jobs151
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Most common benefits for Pharmacy Technicians

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan repayment program
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,584 ratings

34% of Pharmacy Technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Stamford, CT?

Certified Pharmacy Technician

254 job openings

Average $16.60 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Pharmacy Technician

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a pharmacy technician?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a pharmacy technician, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry, and experience.

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Do pharmacy technicians get paid overtime?

Most pharmacy technicians are non-exempt employees and are therefore eligible to receive overtime pay for the hours worked under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Overtime must be paid for all hours worked over 40 in one work week.

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How can pharmacy technicians make more money?

Some ways in which pharmacy technicians can make more money include continued education to gain certification, working extra hours for overtime pay and working for a new employer.

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