Pharmacy Technician in New York

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Schools Offering Pharmacy Technician Training Programs in New York


Each year, approximately 0.1% of New York graduates receive certificates in pharmacy technician training. In other words, every year an estimated 434 pharmacy technicians graduate from New York's 9 pharmacy technician schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New York that has a pharmacy technician program is Onondaga Cortland Madison BOCES. Onondaga Cortland Madison BOCES, which was ranked 72nd in the country in 2010, is located in Liverpool. In 2010, 52 students graduated from Onondaga Cortland Madison BOCES's pharmacy technician program.

Monroe College-New Rochelle, which is located in New Rochelle, is the second-ranked school in New York that has a pharmacy technician program. It received a ranking of 74th in the country in 2010. 1 students graduated with certificate in pharmacy technician from Monroe College-New Rochelle in 2010. Tuition at Monroe College-New Rochelle was $12,200 per year.

Monroe College-Main Campus, which was ranked 74th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in New York that has a pharmacy technician program. It is located in Bronx. In 2010, 3 students graduated from Monroe College-Main Campus pharmacy technician program. Tuition at Monroe College-Main Campus was $12,200 per year.

Cost

Pharmacy technician schools in New York, charge students an average tuition of $6,326 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $12,200 per year, or as little as $3,504 per year. The New York pharmacy technician schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Monroe College-Main Campus - located in Bronx, students are charged $12,200 per year
  2. Monroe College-New Rochelle - located in New Rochelle, students are charged $12,200 per year
  3. ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology - located in Brooklyn, students are charged $12,094 per year

The pharmacy technician schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in New York were:

  1. CUNY Bronx Community College - located in Bronx, students are charged $3,504 per year
  2. Bramson ORT College - located in Forest Hills, students are charged $10,610 per year
  3. ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology - located in Brooklyn, students are charged $12,094 per year

A pharmacy technician certificate from a New York school... what next?

The highest percentage of pharmacy technician graduates in New York pursue careers as a pharmacy technician. 14,340 pharmacy technicians were working in New York in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of New York pharmacy technicians:

  1. Bergen County - 6,760 pharmacy technicians
  2. Nassau County - 2,210 pharmacy technicians
  3. Erie County - 1,350 pharmacy technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of pharmacy technicians in New York will grow by 27%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 17,850 pharmacy technicians working in New York.

Salary

A pharmacy technician in New York earns $30,470 per year on average. But, salaries for pharmacy technicians can vary. In 2010, pharmacy technicians made as little as less than $16,790 per year or as much as more than $49,170 per year in New York. The following counties in New York have the highest average salaries for pharmacy technicians:

  1. Bergen County - $33,680 per year
  2. Warren County - $32,690 per year
  3. Nassau County - $31,220 per year

A pharmacy technician in the following counties in New York make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Allegany County - $23,030 per year
  2. Cayuga County - $24,910 per year
  3. Hamilton County - $25,110 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in pharmacy technician training in New York and to compare salaries with various related fields such as health science or physician assisting, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Pharmacy Technician Training in New York
  • Certificate in Pharmacy Technician Training in New York

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,383 miles from location New York Medical Career Training Center Flushing NY n/a n/a n/a
5,388 miles from location CUNY Bronx Community College Bronx NY 8.94108 n/a 10,420
5,385 miles from location Monroe College-Main Campus Bronx NY 26.2047 81% 5,068
5,390 miles from location ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology Brooklyn NY 14.451 n/a 4,582
5,382 miles from location Monroe College-New Rochelle New Rochelle NY 26.3901 71% 2,222
5,390 miles from location Sanford-Brown Institute New York NY 24.9126 n/a 2,165
5,371 miles from location Sanford-Brown Institute Garden City NY 23.2748 n/a 1,116
5,531 miles from location Onondaga Cortland Madison BOCES Liverpool NY 28.051 n/a 912
5,383 miles from location Bramson ORT College Forest Hills NY 10.0647 n/a 789
 

Curious what studying Pharmacy Technician gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in New York

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Pharmacy Technicians + 14,340 $30,470 27.4%
2
Pharmacy Aides + 3,130 $24,360 -19.5%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are pharmacy technician related jobs in New York