The average salary for a Purchasing Supervisor is $56,235 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Procurement, Contract Negotiation, and Negotiation.
Purchasing Supervisor Total Pay (?
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$38,208 - $80,146
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MEDIAN: $56,235
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Purchasing Supervisor Total Pay (?
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$13.09 - $27.50
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$38,208 - $80,146  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,899  
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $10,000  
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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$33,794 - $78,821  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 426
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.09 - $27.50  
   
Overtime
$10.03 - $35.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,899  
   
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $10,000  
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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$33,794 - $78,821  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 426
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Job Description for Purchasing Supervisor
A purchasing supervisor reviews orders received in the company's computer system to begin the purchasing process. After reviewing the orders to determine what items must be sent out from their facility, the purchasing supervisor contacts the company's vendors to acquire the necessary materials necessary to fill those orders. The purchasing supervisor is in charge of maintaining the storage facility to ensure health and safety codes are upheld. They also perform stock inventories and update the company's inventory system as needed.
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Purchasing Supervisor Tasks
  • Approve purchases and track their progress to make sure orders are filled and delivered correctly.
  • Review purchase orders for accuracy and to make sure the best prices are obtained.
  • Oversee the ordering of materials, supplies, and equipment from vendors by buyers.
  • Evaluate, select, and establish relationships with vendors, and negotiate contracts for goods and services.
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Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Supervisor
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
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Experience Affects Purchasing Supervisor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%
Experienced
up arrow 10%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$52,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Purchasing Supervisor Salaries

Procurement
up arrow 37%
Contract Negotiation
up arrow 29%
Negotiation
up arrow 12%
National Average
$52,000
Supply Chain
up arrow 3%
Inventory Management
up arrow 9%
Purchasing
up arrow 11%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
56%
female alumni
 
Male
44%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 12%
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