Vendor Specialist Salary

Median pay for Vendor Specialists in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $44K annually. Most get medical and dental insurance, and a majority get vision plans, too. The majority of Vendor Specialists (64 percent) who took the survey are women. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$31,931 - $59,908

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$10.53 - $22.61

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,931 - $59,908  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,967  
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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$25,184 - $61,276  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.53 - $22.61  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $32.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,967  
   
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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$25,184 - $61,276  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 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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Typical Vendor Specialists report a focused set of job skills. Most notably, facility with Vendor Relations and Vendor Management are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 29 percent and 9 percent, respectively.

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Experience Affects Vendor Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 36%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Vendor Specialist Salaries

Vendor Relations
up arrow 29%

Vendor Management
up arrow 9%

National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 16%
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