A Buyer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $54,397 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Supply Chain and Vendor Management.

$45,919 - $78,817
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$46K
$54K
$79K
MEDIAN: $54,397
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$15.59 - $29.36
(Median)
$16
$21
$29
MEDIAN: $21.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$45,919 - $78,817  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,658  
Total Pay (?
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$39,689 - $75,775  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 49
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.59 - $29.36  
   
Overtime
$31.74  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,658  
   
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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$39,689 - $75,775  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Buyer

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

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Experience Affects Buyer Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 14%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries

Supply Chain
up arrow 21%

Vendor Management
up arrow 15%

Negotiation
up arrow 9%

Order Inventory
up arrow 7%

Inventory Management
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Procurement
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$52,000

SAP Materials Management (SAP MM)
up arrow 1%

Inventory Control
up arrow 2%

Forecasting
up arrow 2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 2%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 5%

Logistics
up arrow 5%

Merchandising
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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