Buyer with Contract Negotiation Skills Salary

Commissions constitute a big slice (over a third on average) of overall compensation for Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills, and the median take-home for this group lies near $54K. Total cash compensation to Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills bottoms out near $38K and approaches $77K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $8K from bonuses and almost $5K from profit sharing. While the specific employer and tenure impact pay for this group, residence is the most influential factor. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Women Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a large number earn dental coverage. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$39,948 - $75,698
$40K
$56K
$76K
MEDIAN: $55,774
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90%

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$14.60 - $27.03
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$27
MEDIAN: $19.61
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$39,948 - $75,698  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,500  
Profit Sharing
$39.45 - $5,444  
Commission
$20,000  
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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$37,759 - $77,323  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 957
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.60 - $27.03  
   
Overtime
$21.96 - $39.52  
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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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,500  
   
Commission
$20,000  
Profit Sharing
$39.45 - $5,444  
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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$37,759 - $77,323  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 198

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Pay by Experience Level for Buyer

Pay by Experience for a Buyer has a positive trend. An entry-level Buyer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 562 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Buyer 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 405 salaries. An experienced Buyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 321 salaries. A Buyer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 135 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,109

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

Dearborn offers some of the highest pay in the country for Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills, 40 percent above the national average. Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+30 percent), Philadelphia (+27 percent), New York (+22 percent), and Indianapolis (+20 percent). Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills in St. Louis bring in salaries that are 23 percent lower than the national average. Employers pay around 20 percent less in Portland and 10 percent less in Phoenix, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 215 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Buyer Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

▲4%

▲3%

National Average
$54,000

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 215 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 10%