New Jersey

New Jersey requires that you have passed the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Exam to practice as a Pharmacy Tech in New Jersey.

New Jersey State Specific Requirements:

  • You must be at least 18 years old
  • You must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Complete the application online application ($70 Fee)

New Jersey Pharmacy Technician Average Salary: $13.39/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