Pennsylvania Pharmacy Aides: Training Programs, Schools and Careers

Career Information for Pharmacy Aides in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Pharmacy Aides in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Allentown, Scranton and Philadelphia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisburg, Lancaster and Pittsburgh
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Pharmacy Aides in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Allentown

Schools for Pharmacy Aides in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Pharmacy Aide Training Schools in Pennsylvania

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Fortis Institute

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  • Programs: Pharmacy Technician
  • Degrees: Diploma

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  • Programs: A.S.- Health Sciences (Pharmacy Technician), Diploma - Pharmacy Technician
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma

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  • Programs: Pharmacy Technician
  • Degrees: Diploma
Penn Foster

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  • Programs: Pharmacy Technician
  • Degrees: Diploma

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  • Programs: Pharmacy Technician - Diploma
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Pennsylvania Pharmacy Aide Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bidwell Training Center Pittsburgh Associate 187
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Laurel Business Institute Uniontown Associate 313
Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke Associate 6,323
Pennco Tech Bristol Bristol Associate 445
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Johnstown Associate 1,358
Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Media Associate 853
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Pharmacy Aides

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Pharmacy Aides

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Pharmacy Aides relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Harrisburg 50 $20180 0.54
Carlisle 50 $20180 0.54
Pittsburgh 0 $26660 0
Reading 0 $20730 0
Lancaster 0 $21210 0
Lebanon 30 $18360 2.36
Scranton 60 $21890 0.82
Wilkes 60 $21890 0.82
Barre 60 $21890 0.82
Hazleton 60 $21890 0.82
York 40 $20840 0.83
Hanover 40 $20840 0.83
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