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Certified Medication Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,017 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$420

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Certified Medication Technician is $42,017 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Certified Medication Technician is between $31,546 and $50,696. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Certified Medication Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Gives prescribed medications to patients and maintains related medical records under supervision of General Duty Nurse.
  • Verifies identity of patient receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, and time of administration on specified forms or records.
Certified Medication Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Nursing Assistants

Job family population: 1,453,670

Estimated population of Certified Medication Technician jobs: 903,659

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$48,710
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Certified Medication Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Pharmacy Technician I, PRN/Registry, Resurrection Pharmacy, St Francis Hospital, Evanston
Jun 18
Evanston, United States
Presence Health
Applies bar codes and labels to packaged medication for Pharmacist review. Loads medications for ... Certificate by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board required unless grandfathered. If ...
Pharmacy Technician II, PRN/Registry (as needed), Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago
Apr 5
Chicago, United States
Presence Health
Applies bar codes and labels to packaged medication for Pharmacist review. Loads medications for ... Certificate by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board required unless grandfathered. If ...
Pharmacy Technician - Genoa Healthcare - Berwyn, IL
Jun 12
Genoa Healthcare
Our personalized servicesin-clinic pharmacies, telepsychiatry and medication management are ... PTCB Certification ispreferred, but not required for all states * 1+ year of Pharmacy ...
PM PHARMACY TECHNICIAN DATA ENTRY
May 13
Niles, IL, USA
Care One
Certified Pharmacy Technician with an IL license in good standing * Minimum of 1 year working as a ... Familiar with regulations and laws governing controlled medication prescriptions in the LTC ...
Veterinary Technician
Jun 18
Chicago Northwest, Illinois, USA
The Whole Pet
Opportunity for an Experienced Full Time Certified Veterinary Technician Will work 5 days per week ... Fill medication and supplements *Holding for procedures/treatments *Client Education *Cleaning ...
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