Buyer, Print Salary

Print Buyers in the United States with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent slightly less than three-fifths of Print Buyers. Salaries average out to around $54K per year and spread from $38K to $77K per year. A large number have medical and dental plans, and the larger part have vision insurance. Job satisfaction for Print Buyers is high. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$42,711 - $76,100
(Median)
$43K
$54K
$76K
MEDIAN: $53,809
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.08 - $26.92
(Median)
$12
$20
$27
MEDIAN: $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.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$42,711 - $76,100  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,500  
Profit Sharing
$1,699  
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).
)
$38,246 - $76,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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.
)
$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $26.92  
   
Overtime
$31.01  
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.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,699  
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).
)
$38,246 - $76,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Buyer, Print

  • Ensure that orders are delivered on time and at cost.
  • Resolve billing and shipping problems and provide information to suppliers.
  • Identify suppliers, select merchandise and negotiate bills of sale for a business.
  • Inspect deliveries for shipping errors, improper handling, or quality issues.

Buyer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Buyer, Print

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


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $46K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $53K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Print Buyers make a median salary of $59K. Respondents who boast more than 20 years of experience can't seem to boast paychecks reflecting that extensive experience, though; veteran Print Buyers report making only $56K on average.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Buyer, Print Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 16%
ADVERTISEMENT