Mid-Career Purchasing Specialist Salary

Median pay for Mid-Career Purchasing Specialists is around $49K per year. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,495 - $74,302
$38K
$49K
$74K
MEDIAN: $49,218
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$14.60 - $23.62
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$19
$24
MEDIAN: $18.81
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$38,495 - $74,302  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,800  
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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$33,153 - $66,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.60 - $23.62  
   
Overtime
$22.87 - $42.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,800  
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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$33,153 - $66,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65

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Key Stats for Purchasing Specialist

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
5-9 years
72%
10-19 years
28%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Purchasing Specialist Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲9%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

Purchasing
▼0%

Negotiation
▼0%

National Average
$46,000

Inventory Management
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 16%