Warner Robins, GA (population: 64,183) has ten pharmacy technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Everest Institute-Jonesboro, the highest ranked school in this group with a pharmacy technician program, has a total student population of 1,243. It is the 3136th highest ranked school in the USA and the 60th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Pharmacy Technician students from Warner Robins schools who go on to become pharmacy technicians, pharmacists, pharmacologists, pharmacy professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 331,890 people working as pharmacy technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $28,940.
Warner Robins lies in Houston county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the South Georgia nonmetropolitan area has 188,200 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $15.30/hr average worker wage, and a $31,820 average annual salary.
Of the 10 pharmacy technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Warner Robins, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest Institute-Jonesboro comes out as the most expensive ($23,272/yr) for pharmacy technician students, with Southeastern Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $4,291/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Warner Robins|
|Fort Valley||GA||-||1||21.9471||51||15.5 miles|
|Phenix City||AL||-||1||9.50663||23||80.5 miles|
|East Point||GA||43,748||1||19.2965||19||88.0 miles|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||95.5 miles|