Entry-Level Junior Buyer Salary

Entry-Level Junior Buyers may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $41K per year. Female Entry-Level Junior Buyers make up most of the survey respondents at 70 percent. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$30,632 - $52,965
$31K
$41K
$53K
MEDIAN: $40,684
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90%

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$13.54 - $23.15
$14
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $17.95
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$30,632 - $52,965  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,027  
Profit Sharing
$1,100  
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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$30,016 - $52,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 125
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.54 - $23.15  
   
Overtime
$18.04 - $33.93  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,027  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,100  
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).
)
$30,016 - $52,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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Key Stats for Junior Buyer

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
6%
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Skills That Affect Junior Buyer Salaries

Purchasing
▲5%

National Average
$40,000

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Order Inventory
▼21%

Data Entry
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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