Late-Career Purchasing Specialist Salary

Late-Career Purchasing Specialists take home an average $64K annually. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 57 percent. Work is enjoyable for Late-Career Purchasing Specialists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$39,297 - $87,197
$39K
$64K
$87K
MEDIAN: $63,573
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$15.66 - $37.70
$16
$22
$38
MEDIAN: $21.99
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$39,297 - $87,197  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,060  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$37,713 - $84,804  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$15.66 - $37.70  
   
Overtime
$35.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,060  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$37,713 - $84,804  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Key Stats for Purchasing Specialist

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Purchasing Specialist Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲7%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
$60,000

Negotiation
▼1%

Purchasing
▼5%

Inventory Management
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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