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Experienced Purchasing Manager Salary

Experienced Purchasing Managers can expect wages of $68K per year on average. Cash earnings for Experienced Purchasing Managers — which occasionally include more than $15K from bonuses and more than $10K from profit sharing — stretch from around $45K to approximately $104K. Most Experienced Purchasing Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The majority of Experienced Purchasing Managers (61 percent) who took the survey are men. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$45,855 - $98,238
(Median)
$46K
$68K
$98K
MEDIAN: $68,220
10%
50%
90%

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$15.43 - $30.98
(Median)
$15
$21
$31
MEDIAN: $21.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,855 - $98,238  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,890  
Profit Sharing
$393.05 - $10,079  
Commission
$4,000 - $33,000  
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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$44,607 - $104,108  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,852
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.43 - $30.98  
   
Overtime
$13.91 - $45.95  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,890  
   
Commission
$4,000 - $33,000  
Profit Sharing
$393.05 - $10,079  
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).
)
$44,607 - $104,108  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 150

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Pay Difference by Location


Experienced Purchasing Managers will find that New York offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 22 percent. Experienced Purchasing Managers will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+20 percent), Los Angeles (+17 percent), Seattle (+16 percent), and Chicago (+11 percent). Experienced Purchasing Managers' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Experienced Purchasing Managers in Oklahoma City bring in salaries that are 24 percent lower than the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Miami and Jacksonville (13 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively).

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Skills That Affect Experienced Purchasing Manager Salaries

Strategic Planning
up arrow 14%

Supply Chain
up arrow 12%


Leadership
up arrow 8%


Supplier Management
up arrow 4%

Negotiation
up arrow 1%

Budget Management
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
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National Average
$69,000

Vendor Management
up arrow 4%

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Forecasting
up arrow 5%

Inventory Management
up arrow 7%

Inventory Control
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 388 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 13%
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