A Purchasing Manager in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $71,372 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Leadership, Contract Negotiation, Supply Chain, Negotiation, and Microsoft Excel.

$41,397 - $110,147
(Median)
$41K
$71K
$110K
MEDIAN: $71,371
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Salary
$41,397 - $110,147  
   
Bonus
$964 - $17,940  
Profit Sharing
$5,896  
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$41,640 - $120,896  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Purchasing Manager Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 7%

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$75,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect Purchasing Manager Salaries

Leadership
up arrow 36%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 25%

Supply Chain
up arrow 14%

Negotiation
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

National Average
$75,000

Procurement
up arrow 7%

Inventory Management
up arrow 10%

Supplier Management
up arrow 19%

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 21%

Inventory Control
up arrow 28%

Vendor Management
up arrow 32%

Data Analysis
up arrow 33%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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