The average salary for a Buyer in Dubai is AED 141,703 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

AED 61,534 - AED 238,390
AED 62K
AED 140K
AED 240K
MEDIAN: AED 140,012
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50%
90%
AED 0AED 248K
Salary AED 61,534 - AED 238,390
Bonus AED 1,939 - AED 48,555
Profit Sharing AED 500
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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AED 61,534 - AED 248,557
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 88

Job Description for Buyer

Buyers, also known as purchasing agents, work in many different fields. Some common businesses that hire buyers are retail stores, grocery stores, car dealerships, and many others. Buyers work is both mentally and physically challenging. Not only do they have to have very extensive knowledge of the business, they also need to know what kind of products need to be bought. Aside from the mental aspect, buyers often have to physically travel to pick up the items they are buying. They usually work indoors although some types of buyers such as car dealerships would have cars outside in the lot to choose from. Buyers often work with public relations or sellers from other companies. Most buyers have a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or Management, but some have a degree in their field such as Fashion, etc.

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Buyer Tasks

  • Identify suppliers, select merchandise and negotiate bills of sale for a business.
  • Inspect deliveries for shipping errors, improper handling, or quality issues.
  • Ensure that orders are delivered on time and at cost.
  • Resolve billing and shipping problems and provide information to suppliers.

Buyer Job Listings

Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
49%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Buyer Salaries

▲34%

▲5%

National Average
AED 143,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries

▲4%

National Average
AED 143,000

▼1%

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
49%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 8%