The average pay for a Purchasing Specialist with Inventory Management skills is $49,160 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$38,924 - $87,176
(Median)
$39K
$49K
$87K
MEDIAN: $49,159
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$15.25 - $25.62
(Median)
$15
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$38,924 - $87,176  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $12,329  
Profit Sharing
$1,024  
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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$38,725 - $81,351  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.25 - $25.62  
   
Overtime
$32.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $12,329  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,024  
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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$38,725 - $81,351  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Experience Affects Purchasing Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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