Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) with Contract Negotiation Skills Salary

Median pay for Purchasing Agents with Contract Negotiation skills lies in the neighborhood of $54K annually. Total cash compensation for Purchasing Agents with Contract Negotiation skills runs from $36K to $78K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $6K and profit sharing that can reach almost $11K. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Most Purchasing Agents with Contract Negotiation skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Purchasing Agents with Contract Negotiation skills making up 59 percent of survey respondents. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$40,528 - $81,124
$41K
$54K
$81K
MEDIAN: $53,576
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$15.12 - $27.45
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MEDIAN: $19.56
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$0$81K
Salary $40,528 - $81,124
Bonus $0.00 - $6,000
Profit Sharing $500 - $10,549
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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$35,634 - $77,690
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 191
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $15.12 - $27.45
Overtime $23.24 - $43.66
Annual Data $0$77K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,000
Profit Sharing $500 - $10,549
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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$35,634 - $77,690
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 69

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Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products)

Pay by Experience for a Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) has a positive trend. An entry-level Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 119 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 90 salaries. A Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 51 salaries.

Key Stats for Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products)

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) Salaries

Late-Career
▲9%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 9%
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