Earnings for Mid-Career Wholesale and Retail Buyers come in at around $50K annually on average. Although just under one in four lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and more than half get dental coverage, too. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 50 percent. Men make up a slight majority of Mid-Career Wholesale and Retail Buyers (50 percent) who responded to the survey. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,481 - $93,021
$38K
$50K
$93K
MEDIAN: $50,396
10%
50%
90%

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$13.40 - $31.03
$13
$18
$31
MEDIAN: $18.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$38,481 - $93,021  
   
Bonus
$493.16 - $20,273  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$31,210 - $74,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.40 - $31.03  
   
Overtime
$30.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$493.16 - $20,273  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$31,210 - $74,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Key Stats for Wholesale and Retail Buyer, (except Farm Products)

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
070
5-9 years
71%
10-19 years
29%
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Skills That Affect Wholesale and Retail Buyer, (except Farm Products) Salaries

Negotiation
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Merchandising
up arrow 1%

National Average
$48,000

Inventory Management
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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