Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For many Produce Buyers, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $43K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $54K. For Produce Buyers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $57K. Ultimately, more time spent in the workforce does seem to translate to bigger paychecks; seasoned veterans with more than 20 years of experience report a median income of $61K.