A Buyer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $55,405 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.

$45,845 - $80,204
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MEDIAN: $55,405
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$15.67 - $29.15
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$45,845 - $80,204  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,600  
Profit Sharing
$500  
Total Pay (?
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$39,702 - $77,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.67 - $29.15  
   
Overtime
$31.74  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,600  
   
Profit Sharing
$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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$39,702 - $77,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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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.

Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Buyer Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 13%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries

Supply Chain
up arrow 28%

Vendor Management
up arrow 16%

Negotiation
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Order Inventory
up arrow 6%

Inventory Management
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$52,000


SAP Materials Management (SAP MM)
up arrow 1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 2%

Forecasting
up arrow 4%

Inventory Control
up arrow 4%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 5%

Data Analysis
up arrow 6%

Merchandising
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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