Pharmacy Technician in Ohio

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Schools Offering Pharmacy Technician Training Programs in Ohio


Around 0.2% of Ohio's graduates graduate from pharmacy technician training certificate programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 798 pharmacy technicians graduate from Ohio's 42 pharmacy technician schools.

Top Schools

Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton, which was ranked 57th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Ohio that has a pharmacy technician program. It is located in Dayton. In 2010, Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton graduated 1 students from its pharmacy technician program. Tuition at Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton was $12,672 per year.

TCTC Adult Training Center, which was ranked 57th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Ohio that has a pharmacy technician program. It is located in Warren. 14 students graduated with certificate in pharmacy technician from TCTC Adult Training Center in 2010.

The third-ranked school in Ohio with a pharmacy technician program is Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center, which is located in Ashland. In 2010, it was ranked 64th nationwide. 11 students graduated with certificate in pharmacy technician from Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center in 2010. The tuition rate at Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center was $0 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Ohio's pharmacy technician schools ranges from $24,075 per year to $1,735 per year. But, the average tuition is $4,952 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Ohio pharmacy technician schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Sanford-Brown College - located in Cleveland, students are charged $24,075 per year
  2. Remington College-Cleveland West Campus - located in North Olmsted, students are charged $14,745 per year
  3. Remington College-Cleveland Campus - located in Cleveland, students are charged $14,745 per year

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

  1. Sinclair Community College - located in Dayton, students are charged $1,735 per year
  2. Cuyahoga Community College District - located in Cleveland, students are charged $2,537 per year
  3. Southern State Community College - located in Hillsboro, students are charged $3,633 per year

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

A large number of Ohio pharmacy technician graduates become pharmacy technicians. 14,500 pharmacy technicians were working in Ohio in 2010. The Ohio counties with the largest populations of pharmacy technicians are:

  1. Dearborn County - 3,170 pharmacy technicians
  2. Cuyahoga County - 3,080 pharmacy technicians
  3. Delaware County - 2,040 pharmacy technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of pharmacy technicians in Ohio will grow by 26%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 18,690 pharmacy technicians working in Ohio.

Salary

A pharmacy technician in Ohio makes an average of $26,150 per year. In 2010, however, some Ohio pharmacy technicians earned as little as less than $15,720 per year or as much as more than $37,520 per year. On average a pharmacy technician earns the most in the following Ohio counties:

  1. Cuyahoga County - $27,920 per year
  2. Allen County - $26,920 per year
  3. Fulton County - $26,660 per year

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

  1. Jefferson County - $22,620 per year
  2. Clark County - $23,150 per year
  3. Portage County - $23,480 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Ohio 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 Ohio
  • Certificate in Pharmacy Technician Training in Ohio

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,785 miles from location National College-Willoughby Hills Wickliffe OH n/a n/a n/a
5,930 miles from location Four County Career Center Archbold OH n/a n/a n/a
5,795 miles from location Cuyahoga Community College District Cleveland OH 9.90183 n/a 29,807
5,917 miles from location Sinclair Community College Dayton OH 11.8406 n/a 21,561
5,919 miles from location University of Northwestern Ohio Lima OH 23.9768 n/a 3,883
5,883 miles from location Southern State Community College Hillsboro OH 12.6745 n/a 3,363
5,862 miles from location Marion Technical College Marion OH 12.119 n/a 2,659
5,928 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Cincinnati Cincinnati OH 10.4015 n/a 1,831
5,801 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Cleveland OH 21.134 n/a 1,499
5,777 miles from location Brown Mackie College-North Canton Canton OH 15.8195 n/a 1,199
5,787 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Akron Akron OH 12.9702 n/a 1,120
5,892 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Findlay Findlay OH 11.781 n/a 1,028
5,847 miles from location Everest Institute-Gahanna Columbus OH 25.0835 100% 1,025
5,917 miles from location Kaplan College Dayton OH 19.1197 n/a 801
5,740 miles from location National College-Youngstown Youngstown OH 5.67852 n/a 792
5,789 miles from location Remington College-Cleveland Campus Cleveland OH 20.2291 32% 694
5,795 miles from location Kaplan Career Institute Cleveland OH 16.954 n/a 678
5,929 miles from location National College-Cincinnati Cincinnati OH 12.1805 n/a 629
5,916 miles from location Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton Dayton OH 43.1871 100% 621
5,913 miles from location National College-Dayton Dayton OH 17.9524 n/a 553
5,818 miles from location O C Collins Career Center Chesapeake OH 30.0255 n/a 440
5,806 miles from location Remington College-Cleveland West Campus North Olmsted OH 26.1035 26% 436
5,791 miles from location Stautzenberger College-Brecksville Brecksville OH 14.3721 n/a 432
5,778 miles from location National College Stow OH 6.61144 n/a 411
5,915 miles from location Warren County Career Center Lebanon OH 34.9089 n/a 365
5,801 miles from location Polaris Career Center Cleveland OH 29.4537 n/a 301
5,749 miles from location TCTC Adult Training Center Warren OH 42.7898 100% 230
5,779 miles from location Cleveland Institute of Dental-Medical Assistants Mentor OH 29.6402 n/a 223
5,852 miles from location TechSkills-Columbus Columbus OH 0.890175 n/a 205
0 miles from location Choffin Career and Technical Center Youngstown OH 27.4325 n/a 192
5,861 miles from location Tri-Rivers Career Center Marion OH 35.6035 n/a 186
5,816 miles from location Gallia Jackson Vinton Joint Vocational School District Rio Grande OH 33.3832 n/a 170
5,941 miles from location Vantage Career Center Van Wert OH 35.82 n/a 138
0 miles from location Cleveland Institute of Dental-Medical Assistants Cleveland OH 30.5199 n/a 129
5,821 miles from location Lorain County Joint Vocational School District Oberlin OH 32.3088 n/a 128
5,809 miles from location Tri-County Adult Career Center Nelsonville OH 31.4393 n/a 126
5,852 miles from location National College-Columbus Dayton OH n/a n/a 117
5,850 miles from location Pike County Joint Vocational School District Piketon OH 33.2531 100% 111
5,745 miles from location Mahoning County Career and Technical Center Canfield OH 31.9056 n/a 110
5,823 miles from location Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Ashland OH 36.1242 n/a 103
5,858 miles from location Delaware Area Career Center Delaware OH 32.1016 n/a 88
5,784 miles from location Cleveland Institute of Dental-Medical Assistants Cleveland OH 29.8137 n/a 87
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Pharmacy Technicians + 14,500 $26,150 38.1%
2
Pharmacy Aides + 1,730 $21,560 -9.4%
 

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