The average salary for a Senior Buyer in Los Angeles, California is $82,953 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Microsoft Excel is associated with high pay for this job.

$50,155 - $119,207
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MEDIAN: $82,953
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$49,101 - $127,176  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Buyer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Senior Buyer

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
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1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Senior Buyer Salaries


Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$85,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Skills That Affect Senior Buyer Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 15%

Negotiation
up arrow 6%

Supplier Management
up arrow 6%

Vendor Management
up arrow 4%

Forecasting
up arrow 4%

Inventory Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$85,000

Sourcing
up arrow 3%


Strategic Planning
up arrow 20%

Supply Chain
up arrow 22%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 31%

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 40%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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