How much does a Pharmacy Technician make?

Updated Jun 23, 2021
CA$49k /yr
Average Base Pay

376 salaries

CA$33k

Low

CA$49k

Average

CA$72k

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The national average salary for a Pharmacy Technician is $48,698 in Canada. Filter by location to see Pharmacy Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 376 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Pharmacy Technician employees.

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Pharmacy TechnicianCA$49k /yr
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Senior Pharmacy TechnicianCA$47k /yr
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Shoppers Drug Mart
3.7

Shoppers Drug Mart

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$19

 /hr
Range: CA$13 - CA$30
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CA$13

CA$30

CA$13 - CA$30 Range

Shoppers Drug Mart
3.7

Shoppers Drug Mart

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$15

 /hr
Range: CA$12 - CA$26

CA$12

CA$26

CA$12 - CA$26 Range

Alberta Health Services
3.9

Alberta Health Services

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$31

 /hr
Range: CA$31 - CA$34

CA$31

CA$34

CA$31 - CA$34 Range

Fraser Health
3.8

Fraser Health

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$30

 /hr
Range: CA$29 - CA$30

CA$29

CA$30

CA$29 - CA$30 Range

Jean Coutu
4

Jean Coutu

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$15

 /hr
Range: CA$13 - CA$17

CA$13

CA$17

CA$13 - CA$17 Range

RPI Consulting Group
4.3

RPI Consulting Group

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$25

 /hr
Range: CA$21 - CA$26

CA$21

CA$26

CA$21 - CA$26 Range

Jean Coutu
4

Jean Coutu

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$17

 /hr
Range: CA$14 - CA$20

CA$14

CA$20

CA$14 - CA$20 Range

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Costco Wholesale
4.1

Costco Wholesale

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$26

 /hr
Range: CA$10 - CA$30

CA$10

CA$30

CA$10 - CA$30 Range

Costco Wholesale
4.1

Costco Wholesale

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$20

 /hr
Range: CA$17 - CA$26

CA$17

CA$26

CA$17 - CA$26 Range

Saskatchewan Health Authority

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$34

 /hr
Range: CA$33 - CA$34

CA$33

CA$34

CA$33 - CA$34 Range

Rexall
3.7

Rexall

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$19

 /hr
Range: CA$12 - CA$27

CA$12

CA$27

CA$12 - CA$27 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$16

 /hr
Range: CA$6 - CA$18

CA$6

CA$18

CA$6 - CA$18 Range

Rexall
3.7

Rexall

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$17

 /hr
Range: CA$15 - CA$25

CA$15

CA$25

CA$15 - CA$25 Range

Loblaw Companies
3.6

Loblaw Companies

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$16

 /hr
Range: CA$13 - CA$17

CA$13

CA$17

CA$13 - CA$17 Range

Safeway
3.3

Safeway

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$22

 /hr
Range: CA$17 - CA$30

CA$17

CA$30

CA$17 - CA$30 Range

Baxter
3.8

Baxter

Pharmacy Technician

CA$58,091

 /yr
Range: CA$48k - CA$65k

CA$48k

CA$65k

CA$48,057 - CA$64,936 Range

Uniprix
4

Uniprix

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$15

 /hr
Range: CA$14 - CA$17

CA$14

CA$17

CA$14 - CA$17 Range

Trillium Health Partners
4

Trillium Health Partners

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$29

 /hr
Range: CA$28 - CA$30

CA$28

CA$30

CA$28 - CA$30 Range

McKesson
3.7

McKesson

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$23

 /hr
Range: CA$17 - CA$29

CA$17

CA$29

CA$17 - CA$29 Range

Horizon Health Network
3.5

Horizon Health Network

Pharmacy Technician - Hourly

CA$23

 /hr
Range: CA$23 - CA$23

CA$23

CA$23

CA$23 - CA$23 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$12,000
per year
A Pharmacy Technician in the Toronto Area area reported making $12,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Franchise
$23
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Toronto Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$20
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Winnipeg Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Winnipeg Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$14
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Montreal Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Montreal Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Toronto Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$27
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Calgary Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$25
hourly
A Pharmacy Technician in the Toronto Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Pharmacy Clerk in the Ottawa Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Ottawa Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$15
hourly
A Certified Pharmacy Technician in the London Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public