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Medication Certified Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$41,949 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medication Certified Technician is $41,949 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medication Certified Technician is between $31,494 and $50,613. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Medication Certified 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

  • 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.
Medication Certified Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Nursing Assistants

Job family population: 1,453,670

Estimated population of Medication Certified Technician jobs: 903,659

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Medication Certified Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Hospital Pharmacy Technician-Board Certified-Gary, IN
Apr 20
Gary, Indiana, USA
Soliant Health
... Technician Board Certification Indiana active and clear license and/or able to acquire an IN ...  IV Medication Dispensing BD Pyxis MedStation System Customer service skills Great work ethic ...
Pharmacy Technician
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
West Loop Veterinary Care
... Certified practice conveniently located near public transportation in Chicago's West Loop ... medication, management of pharmacy shipping program, oversight of pharmacy stock and expiration ...
Pharmacy Technician
May 17
Woodridge, IL, USA
Specialty Pharmacy Companies
Communicates with patients and physician office staff to coordinate medication refill deliveries. ... Pharmacy Technician: 2 years Required license or certification: * Pharmacy Technician Other ...
Pharmacy Technician
May 9
Joliet, IL, USA
Prepare medication and other healthcare products for patients * Measure dosage of medications ... Certified Pharmacy Technician
Apr 11
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
... technician, medical assistant, a medication aide or physician's assistant. Soldiers in this MOS must also obtain certification from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians at the EMT ...
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