Buyer Salary

A Buyer earns an average salary of C$52,237 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Contract Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$39,007 - C$75,086
(Median)
C$39K
C$52K
C$75K
MEDIAN: C$52,236
10%
50%
90%

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C$15.04 - C$34.83
(Median)
C$15
C$22
C$35
MEDIAN: C$21.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$39,007 - C$75,086  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,949  
Profit Sharing
C$198.20 - C$5,208  
Commission
C$20,500  
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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C$38,306 - C$78,199  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,478
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$15.04 - C$34.83  
   
Overtime
C$1.51 - C$50.47  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,949  
   
Commission
C$20,500  
Profit Sharing
C$198.20 - C$5,208  
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).
)
C$38,306 - C$78,199  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 276
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Pay by Experience Level for Buyer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$52,951

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Buyer Reviews

What is it like working as a Buyer?

Buyer in Amherst:
"I Love The Job."
Pros: Interacting with suppliers and helping solve problems for them and our personnel. I love researching new and innovative ways to get things done.
Cons: The pay and my manager are the worst things here.

Buyer in Toronto:
"Public Sector."
Pros: I enjoy the continuously learning of this job, and being able to meet and network with various companies. The Purchasing team I work with really make coming to work fun and enjoyable.
Cons: I do not like that we are not paid a fair wage in comparison to other public sector buyer positions.

Buyer in Boucherville:
Pros: All the different responsabilities and projects I am involved in.
Cons: I do not supervise any employees

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Experience Affects Buyer Salaries




National Average
C$53,000


Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries


Purchasing
up arrow 7%


Negotiation
up arrow 4%

Procurement
up arrow 2%

Sourcing
up arrow 2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$53,000

Inventory Management
up arrow 2%

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 6%

Order Inventory
up arrow 8%

Logistics
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 327 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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