Entry-Level Purchasing Assistant Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Purchasing Assistant is $14.95 per hour.

$26,753 - $48,150
$27K
$38K
$48K
MEDIAN: $38,041
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50%
90%

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$11.69 - $19.47
$12
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $15.16
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50%
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$0$48K
Salary $26,753 - $48,150
Bonus $202.73 - $4,093
Profit Sharing $1,750
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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$24,959 - $44,749
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 186
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $11.69 - $19.47
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $16.63 - $29.68
Annual Data $0$44K
Bonus $202.73 - $4,093
Profit Sharing $1,750
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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$24,959 - $44,749
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 434

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $33,572

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Purchasing Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Purchasing Assistant in Smyrna:
"How soon my job would become permanent and exact pay range."
Always have a backup as far as other skills and job offers that your good at and are needed for. So, if a agency or company tell you one thing and they don't deliver on it, you will have other options. Not to be job hopping but just better prepared to maintain a living and provide for your family. Just always keep your options open!

Purchasing Assistant in Columbus:
"Build on strenghs."
Seek ways to improve yourself through education and social organizations. Look for ways to apply principles in diverse ways.

Purchasing Assistant in Broken Arrow:
"The owner was a jerk."
Just stay with it. It's difficult at first but once you gotta it, you gotta it.

Key Stats for Purchasing Assistant

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 113 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Purchasing Assistant Salaries

Procurement
▲1%

▼0%

Inventory Management
▼0%

National Average
$34,000



Inventory Control
▼1%

Data Entry
▼2%

Accounts Payable
▼3%

Order Inventory
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 113 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 20%
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