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Fast Facts for Pharmacy Technicians in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City, Dubuque and Davenport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Des Moines, Ames and Sioux City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Pharmacy Technicians in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and Dubuque

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More Iowa Pharmacy Technician Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Iowa City
Doctorate
31,656
Ankeny
Associates
23,474
Cedar Rapids
Associates
13,906
Sioux City
Associates
5,674
Des Moines
Doctorate
4,869
Ottumwa
Associates
3,918
Sheldon
Associates
1,747

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Pharmacy Technicians

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

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Cedar Rapids370 $32,010
Des Moines-West Des Moines840 $33,170
Dubuque210 $27,210
Iowa City480 $37,160
Waterloo-Cedar Falls280 $32,380

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