Vendor Specialist Salary

Average Vendor Specialists in the United States make around $43K per year. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. Women account for the majority of Vendor Specialists who responded to the questionnaire — 65 percent to be exact. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by a large number, and more than half earn vision coverage. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31,886 - $61,567
(Median)
$32K
$43K
$62K
MEDIAN: $43,377
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$10.53 - $22.61
(Median)
$11
$15
$23
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,886 - $61,567  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,899  
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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$25,719 - $62,444  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 67
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.53 - $22.61  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $31.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,899  
   
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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$25,719 - $62,444  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Job Description for Vendor Specialist

  • Identify possible areas of vendor risk and work to minimize that risk.
  • Manage company relations with vendors and ensure vendors meet contract requirements.
  • Act as a contact point for vendors, answer questions, and resolve problems.
  • Handle the processing of information for new vendors and integrate them into vendor system.

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Vendor Specialists usually report a few specific skills. Fortunate workers who know Vendor Relations command much higher paychecks, scoring salaries 29 percent above average.

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Experience Affects Vendor Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 46%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Vendor Specialist Salaries

Vendor Relations
up arrow 29%

Vendor Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 16%
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