Pharmacy Technician Salary in Australia

AU$25.20
per hour
per year
AU$43,500
per year
per hour

Pharmacy Technician - Average Salary

The average pay for a Pharmacy Technician is AU$25.20 per hour (AU$43,500 per year), which is AU$21,860 (-33%) lower than the national average salary in Australia.
A Pharmacy Technician can expect an average starting pay of AU$19.40. The highest pay rates can exceed AU$35.60.
AU$19.40
Low
AU$25.20
Average
AU$35.60
High
AU$25,600
Low
AU$43,500
Average
AU$68,500
High

Pharmacy Technician Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$19.40
Average
AU$25.20
Senior
AU$28.20
High
AU$35.60
Low
AU$25,600
Average
AU$43,500
Senior
AU$48,700
High
AU$68,500
Entry Level Pharmacy Technicians have the lowest salaries, while Senior Pharmacy Technicians tend to have the highest salaries.

Pharmacy Technician - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Nuclear Pharmacy TechnicianAU$28.70/hour
+14% 
Senior Pharmacy TechnicianAU$28.20/hour
+12% 
Hospital Pharmacy TechnicianAU$25.70/hour
+2% 
Entry Level Pharmacy TechnicianAU$19.40/hour
 -23%

Pharmacy Technician - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Pharmacy Technician with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average hourly pay of AU$19.40. A mid career Pharmacy Technician with 4-9 years of experience earns an average pay of AU$23.60, while a senior Pharmacy Technician with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$28.20 per hour. Pharmacy technicians with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$31.70 per hour on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Pharmacy Technician

Late Career▲ +26%
Senior▲ +12%
Average SalaryAU$25.20/hour
Mid Career▼ -6%
Entry Level▼ -23%

Gender Breakdown

Female
87%
Male
13%

Pharmacy Technician - Jobs by Location

Pharmacy Technician - Related Salaries (per year)

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Pharmacy Technician jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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