Purchasing Specialist in Houston, Texas Salary

The average wage for a Purchasing Specialist in Houston, Texas is $20.50 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Contract Negotiation and Purchasing.

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Purchasing Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Purchasing Specialist

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Purchasing Specialist Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲29%

Purchasing
▲15%

Microsoft Excel
▲9%

National Average
$50,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 17%
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