Demographic information on Pharmacy aides in the US. The average age of male Pharmacy aides in the workforce is 35.2 and of female Pharmacy aides is 36.4, and the most common race/ethnicity for Pharmacy aides is White.
Data on higher education choices for Pharmacy aides from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Pharmacy aides is Health but a relatively high number of Pharmacy aides hold a major in Education.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Pharmacy aides from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Pharmacy aides need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension, Service Orientation, and Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Pharmacy aides need more than the average amount of Service Orientation, Mathematics, and Management of Material Resources.
Projections on wages and job growth for Pharmacy aides from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Pharmacy aides are expected to see a growth of 0.3% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.