An Entry-Level Buyer earns an average salary of C$50,107 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Purchasing, Contract Negotiation, and Contract Management.

C$38,176 - C$68,549
(Median)
C$38K
C$50K
C$69K
MEDIAN: C$50,107
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

C$14.09 - C$26.62
(Median)
C$14
C$20
C$27
MEDIAN: C$19.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
)
C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Salary
C$38,176 - C$68,549  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,109  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$5,171  
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$35,940 - C$70,838  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 325
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.
)
C$0C$18C$36C$54
Hourly Rate
C$14.09 - C$26.62  
   
Overtime
C$1.49 - C$52.17  
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.
)
C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,109  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$5,171  
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$35,940 - C$70,838  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 66
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Buyer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$49,641

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Buyer Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Buyer in Saint John:
Build Relationships to allow you to develop better deals and partnerships. Big wins can happen, but the repetitive small wins is what pushes you about target typically.

Buyer in Calgary:
Follow through with what you say and what you commit to. Building relationships with other disciplines are key. Make things easier for other disciplines and you will grow respect and trust in your name.

Buyer in Mississauga:
"What is expected of me other than doing my job."
Ask about your environment. Ask about different cultures in the office if it matters to you.

Buyer in Ottawa:
"Best foot forward."
You will need to be a self starter and be able to prioritize consistently changing issues. Flexible and customer service focused.

Buyer in Dartmouth:
"Business Systems."
Understand your role and responsibilities. Learn all you can from practical experience throughout your career emphasis on business systems ie. SAP, IFS.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries

Purchasing
up arrow 19%


Contract Management
up arrow 11%


Negotiation
up arrow 4%

Sourcing
up arrow 3%

Inventory Management
0%

National Average
C$50,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 11%
ADVERTISEMENT