For Experienced Purchasing Managers, yearly average wages total $69K annually. Total cash earnings of Experienced Purchasing Managers range from $46K on the low end to $108K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $15K and $10K, respectively. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Experienced Purchasing Managers making up 57 percent of survey respondents. Job satisfaction for Experienced Purchasing Managers is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$46,771 - $101,276
(Median)
$47K
$69K
$100K
MEDIAN: $69,475
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$16.93 - $31.03
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$17
$22
$31
MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,771 - $101,276  
   
Bonus
$620 - $15,387  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,275  
Commission
$7,000  
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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$45,869 - $107,887  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,400
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.93 - $31.03  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$16.09 - $41.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$620 - $15,387  
   
Commission
$7,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,275  
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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$45,869 - $107,887  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 110
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $70,024

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For Experienced Purchasing Managers, busy Detroit offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 66 percent above the national average. Experienced Purchasing Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Philadelphia (+32 percent), New York (+23 percent), Los Angeles (+18 percent), and Chicago (+15 percent). Experienced Purchasing Managers in Oklahoma City report much lower salaries than the rest of the country — 25 percent below the national average — proving that residence is a major factor in overall pay. Employers pay around 13 percent less in Dallas and 12 percent less in Cleveland, below-median salaries for those in this field.

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Skills That Affect Purchasing Manager Salaries


Strategic Planning
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Leadership
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Data Analysis
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National Average
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Vendor Management
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Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
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Budget Management
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Forecasting
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Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 246 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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