Mississippi Pharmacy Tech Requirements

Updated 11/20/22

Mississippi State Specific Requirements:

  • at least 18 years of age
  • have a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • submit the Pharmacy Technician Registration Application
  • Complete an application with included Fingerprint/FBI Background Check ($90 Total)
  • Attach a 2×2 “passport style” photo to the application
  • Renew license annually

Mississippi Pharmacy Technician Average Salary: $16.57/hr

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Requirements:

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Continuing Education Requirements:

  • Obtain 20 hours of Continuing Education (CE) during 2 year re-certification cycle
  • 1 hour must be in Pharmacy Law, 1 hour must be in Patient Safety
  • All Continuing Education must be Tech-Specific
  • The PTCB Re-certification Fee is $40 and is payable to the PTCB every 2 years