Buyer Salary

A Buyer earns an average salary of C$51,505 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$38,608 - C$73,869
(Median)
C$39K
C$52K
C$74K
MEDIAN: C$51,505
10%
50%
90%

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C$14.61 - C$35.25
(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, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$38,608 - C$73,869  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,825  
Profit Sharing
C$147.99 - C$5,177  
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$37,926 - C$77,789  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,363
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$14.61 - C$35.25  
   
Overtime
C$1.50 - C$50.53  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,825  
   
Profit Sharing
C$147.99 - C$5,177  
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$37,926 - C$77,789  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 242
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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

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$52,000


Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries


Purchasing
up arrow 8%



Procurement
up arrow 3%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 3%

Sourcing
up arrow 2%

National Average
C$52,000

Inventory Management
up arrow 2%

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 6%

Logistics
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 289 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 11%
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