AED 174,524
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:


AED 17,500

Profit Sharing

AED 501

An Experienced Buyer earns an average salary of AED 177,539 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Negotiation and Procurement.

AED 108,526 - AED 358,798
AED 110K
AED 170K
AED 360K
MEDIAN: AED 174,524
Salary AED 108,526 - AED 358,798
Bonus AED 2,909 - AED 64,916
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).
AED 108,872 - AED 370,951
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

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.


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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 181,514

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Buyer


50 %
50 %
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries



National Average
AED 182,000


50 %
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 26%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits