Elmira, NY has four pharmacy technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Allied Medical and Technical Institute, the highest ranked school in this group with a pharmacy technician program, has a total student population of 581. It is the 1472nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 127th highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania).
Pharmacy Technician students from Elmira 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.
Elmira lies in Chemung county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Elmira area has 37,180 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5.0% unemployment rate, $19.02/hr average worker wage, and a $39,560 average annual salary.
Of the 4 pharmacy technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Elmira, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allied Medical and Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($25,608/yr) for pharmacy technician students, with Luzerne County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,635/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Elmira|
|Painted Post||NY||-||1||33.1704||2||15.5 miles|
|Wilkes Barre||PA||-||4||40.1855||76||75.5 miles|