Buyer in San Diego, California Salary

A Buyer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $54,666 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, Materials Requirement Planning (MRP), and Vendor Management.

$44,491 - $77,882
$44K
$55K
$78K
MEDIAN: $54,666
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$15.75 - $28.97
$16
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$29
MEDIAN: $21.25
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$44,491 - $77,882  
   
Bonus
$50.00 - $6,800  
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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$38,813 - $73,490  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.75 - $28.97  
   
Overtime
$32.01  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$50.00 - $6,800  
   
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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$38,813 - $73,490  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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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

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 $48,000 based on 38 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 $58,000 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Buyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 15 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 $55,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Buyer Salaries

▲14%

Late-Career
▲9%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$51,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries

▲33%

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
▲28%


▲8%


Microsoft Office
▲5%


SAP Materials Management (SAP MM)
▲1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼0%

National Average
$51,000

▼1%

Forecasting
▼2%

Inventory Control
▼2%

Data Analysis
▼4%

Contract Negotiation
▼5%

Merchandising
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 10%