Pharmacy Technicians (29-2052)
Prepare medications under the direction of a pharmacist. May measure, mix, count out, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications according to prescription orders.
Employment and Job Openings
|Employment||Average Annual Openings|
|2018 Estimate||2028 Projection||Percent Change||Labor Force Exits||Occupation Transfers||Total|
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||21.27||16.23||19.54||21.66||23.77||25.31|
|Balance of State||24.12||17.80||20.75||23.57||27.26||30.76|
* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.