Buyer with Contract Negotiation Skills Salary

Commissions comprise a big part of overall income for Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills. The median take-home amount in this area is around $55K, and on average, one-third of that final number comes from commissions. With some bonuses approaching $8K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $5K, overall incomes of Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills spread between $39K and $78K depending on individual performance. Geographic location is the main element affecting pay for this group — the specific employer and years of experience are driving factors as well. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 53 percent. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. The majority of Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,731 - $76,119
$41K
$56K
$76K
MEDIAN: $56,302
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$14.80 - $26.63
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MEDIAN: $19.56
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$0$77K
Salary $40,731 - $76,119
Bonus $101.13 - $8,148
Profit Sharing $50.34 - $5,383
Commission $17,500
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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$38,568 - $77,667
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 966
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $14.80 - $26.63
Overtime $21.57 - $38.86
Annual Data $0$77K
Bonus $101.13 - $8,148
Commission $17,500
Profit Sharing $50.34 - $5,383
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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$38,568 - $77,667
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 197

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General Motors Corporation leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $80K.

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: $54,906

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

Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills will find that Dearborn offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 38 percent. Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+28 percent), Philadelphia (+25 percent), New York (+20 percent), and Indianapolis (+18 percent). Buyers with Contract Negotiation skills in St. Louis take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 24 percent less than the national average. Portland and Phoenix are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 22 percent lower and 12 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 245 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
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
▲7%

▲2%

▲2%

National Average
$55,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 245 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 10%
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