Job Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U. S. Department of Labor, the employment of pharmacy technicians is expected to grow by 32 percent through 2020 due to the increased number of diagnostic tests due to longer life expectancies and an aging population.

Potential Earnings

According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, salaries for pharmacy technicians in this area start at $29,300 per year. Experienced technicians can make $42,400 a year.