Mid-Career Senior Buyer Salary

Median pay for Mid-Career Senior Buyers lies in the neighborhood of $65K annually. Total cash earnings of Mid-Career Senior Buyers range from $48K on the low end to $89K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $10K and $6K, respectively. Most Mid-Career Senior Buyers report high levels of job satisfaction. Men make up a slight majority of Mid-Career Senior Buyers (50 percent) who responded to the survey. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$48,417 - $84,988
(Median)
$48K
$65K
$85K
MEDIAN: $64,712
10%
50%
90%

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$17.41 - $34.90
(Median)
$17
$24
$35
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$48,417 - $84,988  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,932  
Profit Sharing
$463.69 - $6,171  
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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$47,621 - $88,847  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 963
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$17.41 - $34.90  
   
Overtime
$1.53 - $49.77  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,932  
   
Profit Sharing
$463.69 - $6,171  
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).
)
$47,621 - $88,847  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 75
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Pay Difference by Location


Surpassing the national average by 23 percent, Mid-Career Senior Buyers in New York receive some of the highest pay in the country. Mid-Career Senior Buyers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+20 percent), Minneapolis (+17 percent), Los Angeles (+14 percent), and San Diego (+13 percent). Valencia ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 19 percent below the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in Portland (7 percent lower) and Phoenix (3 percent lower).

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Senior Buyer Salaries

Strategic Planning
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Project Management
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Forecasting
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SAP Materials Management (SAP MM)
up arrow 7%

Contract Management
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Contract Negotiation
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Negotiation
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Supplier Management
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Supply Chain
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Procurement
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Data Analysis
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Vendor Management
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National Average
$65,000

Inventory Management
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Microsoft Excel
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Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 166 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 7%
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