Pharmacy technicians help pharmacists dispense prescription medication to customers or health professionals.
- Education Requirement: Many pharmacy technicians learn how to perform their duties through on-the-job training.
- Soft Skills: Customer service skills, detail oriented and listening skills
- Average Annual Salary: $30,900
- Employees are trained during on the job training rather than at a school.
Watch a video about what it is like to be a pharmacy technician:
"A Day in the Life of a Pharmacy Technician"