Vendor Specialist Salary (United States)

A Vendor Specialist earns an average salary of $44,833 per year. A skill in Vendor Relations is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
Vendor Specialist Salary (?
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$32,819 - $60,371
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MEDIAN: $44,832
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Vendor Specialist Salary (?
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$10.14 - $23.49
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$32,819 - $60,371  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,137  
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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$24,942 - $63,542  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 58
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $23.49  
   
Overtime
$2.75 - $34.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,137  
   
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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$24,942 - $63,542  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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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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Experience Affects Vendor Specialist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%
Experienced
up arrow 7%
National Average
$42,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Vendor Specialist Salaries

Vendor Relations
up arrow 23%
Vendor Management
up arrow 4%
National Average
$42,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
68%
female alumni
 
Male
32%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 16%
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