Pharmacy Technician in Indiana

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Schools Offering Pharmacy Technician Training Programs in Indiana


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Indiana receive pharmacy technician training certificates every year. Thus, Indiana's 5 pharmacy technician schools put out approximately 9 pharmacy technicians each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Indiana with a pharmacy technician program is Vincennes University, which is located in Vincennes. In 2010, it was ranked 81st nationwide. In 2010, Vincennes University graduated 6 students from its pharmacy technician program. Tuition at Vincennes University was $4,588 per year.

Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest, which was ranked 91st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Indiana that has a pharmacy technician program. It is located in Gary. Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest charged in-state students $3,257 in tuition fees per year.

Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus, which was ranked 91st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Indiana that has a pharmacy technician program. It is located in Columbus. 0 students graduated with certificate in pharmacy technician from Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus in 2010. Students at Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus paid $3,257 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Indiana's pharmacy technician schools ranges from $4,588 per year to $3,257 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,776 per year. The Indiana pharmacy technician schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Vincennes University - located in Vincennes, students are charged $4,588 per year
  2. Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus - located in Columbus, students are charged $3,257 per year
  3. Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest - located in Gary, students are charged $3,257 per year

The following Indiana pharmacy technician schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus - located in Columbus, students are charged $3,257 per year
  2. Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest - located in Gary, students are charged $3,257 per year
  3. Vincennes University - located in Vincennes, students are charged $4,588 per year

A pharmacy technician certificate from an Indiana school... what next?

A large number of Indiana pharmacy technician graduates become pharmacy technicians. Indiana had 8,900 pharmacy technicians in 2010. The Indiana counties with the largest populations of pharmacy technicians are:

  1. Boone County - 2,880 pharmacy technicians
  2. Jasper County - 950 pharmacy technicians
  3. Allen County - 680 pharmacy technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of pharmacy technicians in the state of Indiana will grow to 9,810. This would require a 28% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, pharmacy technicians earn $26,920 per year. However, Indiana pharmacy technicians earned anywhere in the range from as less than $17,020 per year to more than $39,130 per year in 2010. The following counties in Indiana have the highest average salaries for pharmacy technicians:

  1. St. Joseph County - $28,550 per year
  2. Boone County - $27,840 per year
  3. LaPorte County - $27,560 per year

On average, pharmacy technicians earns the least in the following Indiana counties:

  1. Howard County - $24,530 per year
  2. Madison County - $24,680 per year
  3. Elkhart County - $24,910 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Indiana statistics regarding a career in pharmacy technician training and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as health science or physician assisting.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Pharmacy Technician Training in Indiana
  • Certificate in Pharmacy Technician Training in Indiana

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,025 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Indianapolis IN n/a n/a n/a
6,091 miles from location Vincennes University Vincennes IN 19.2683 n/a 13,947
6,086 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest Gary IN 8.66551 n/a 8,117
6,006 miles from location Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus Columbus IN 8.54315 n/a 4,647
6,018 miles from location TechSkills-Indianapolis Indianapolis IN 0.880732 n/a 126
 

Curious what studying Pharmacy Technician gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Pharmacy Technicians + 8,900 $26,920 25.9%
2
Pharmacy Aides + 790 $20,060 -28.2%
 

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