Buyer in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

A Buyer in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $55,742 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Negotiation, Contract Negotiation, Inventory Management, Forecasting, and Inventory Control.

$41,858 - $89,087
$42K
$58K
$89K
MEDIAN: $57,860
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$0$89K
Salary $41,858 - $89,087
Bonus $5,057
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$41,220 - $88,228
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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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 20 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 $85,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Buyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 7 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 $80,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Buyer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲42%

Late-Career
▲34%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$60,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries

Negotiation
▲9%

Contract Negotiation
▲7%

Forecasting
▲4%

Inventory Management
▲4%

Inventory Control
▲3%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$60,000

Vendor Management
▼1%

Data Analysis
▼4%

Merchandising
▼8%

Procurement
▼9%

Microsoft Excel
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 4%
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