The average pay for a Purchasing Officer is AU$54,737 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$43,728 - AU$74,182
AU$44K
AU$55K
AU$74K
MEDIAN: AU$54,737
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AU$20.52 - AU$32.26
AU$21
AU$25
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$25.09
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$25KAU$50KAU$75K
Salary
AU$43,728 - AU$74,182  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$7,169  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$43,858 - AU$73,851  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 230
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$18AU$36AU$54
Hourly Rate
AU$20.52 - AU$32.26  
   
Overtime
AU$1.47 - AU$51.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$7,169  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$43,858 - AU$73,851  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Officer

Pay by Experience for a Purchasing Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Purchasing Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 176 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Purchasing Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 68 salaries. A Purchasing Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$54,546

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Purchasing Officer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Purchasing Officer?

Purchasing Officer in Newcastle:
"Great Conditions."
Pros: I like that it is different everyday and always busy. My co-workers are also very nice.
Cons:

Purchasing Officer in somersby:
"Talking To People And Bartering For Better Deals."
Pros: Dealing with people.
Cons: Rude people.

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Key Stats for Purchasing Officer

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Purchasing Officer Salaries

▲10%

▲6%

▲3%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Purchasing Officer Salaries


▲3%


▲1%

National Average
AU$55,000


Forecasting
▼3%

Purchasing
▼9%

Office Administration
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 94%