The average pay for a Buyer in Los Angeles, California is $60,997 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Contract Negotiation, Supply Chain, and Merchandising.

$41,075 - $89,042
(Median)
$41K
$61K
$89K
MEDIAN: $60,996
10%
50%
90%

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$16.15 - $35.23
(Median)
$16
$21
$35
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$41,075 - $89,042  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,452  
Profit Sharing
$4,717  
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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$40,001 - $86,986  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 71
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.15 - $35.23  
   
Overtime
$26.75  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,452  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,717  
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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$40,001 - $86,986  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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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

Late-Career
up arrow 32%



National Average
$59,000


Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 24%

Supply Chain
up arrow 16%

Merchandising
up arrow 11%




Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Strategic Planning
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$59,000

Procurement
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 8%

Order Inventory
up arrow 10%

Inventory Control
up arrow 12%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
46%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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