AU$61,712
Avg. Salary
AU$25.25
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator is AU$25.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator is AU$61,712 per year.

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AU$20.31
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MEDIAN AU$25.25
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MEDIAN AU$61,712
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MEDIAN: AU$61,712
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AU$0AU$76K
Salary AU$46,838 - AU$76,712
Bonus AU$2,000
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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AU$45,738 - AU$76,261
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 63
Hourly Data AU$0AU$35
Hourly Rate AU$20.31 - AU$30.20
Overtime AU$35.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$76K
Bonus AU$2,000
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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AU$45,738 - AU$76,261
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator

Purchasing coordinators are responsible for all aspects of an organization's purchasing. They must identify what products are to be purchased, working closely with other departments in the organization and customers to determine current and future purchasing needs. Then, purchasing coordinators must identify the best supplier for their needs; they compare prices, investigate quality issues, and research delivery times for each supplier and weigh these aspects with the organization’s needs to determine the best supplier for each item. Finally, upon delivery, they confirm all purchases and resolve any delivery failures.

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Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator Tasks
  • Coordinating and managing all activities during the purchasing process, such as creating purchase orders, monitoring transportation and invoice creation and follow-through.
  • Analyze and monitor internal, economic, and consumer trends to forecast sales and inventory.
  • Authorize payments, returns of merchandise, and pricing.
  • Organize and locate inventory in databases and online systems.

Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-8%

National Average: AU$59,628

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

Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator?

Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator in Melbourne:
"Define, Achieve, Display."
Make sure your duties are defined and there are clear achievement targets set. This is a role where no-one notices when everything goes to plan and is well managed, but everyone notices if something goes wrong. Make sure to highlight your successes and hard work in keeping everything ticking over, so this is not overlooked.

Key Stats for Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Purchasing / Inventory Coordinator Salaries

▲10%

▲4%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼13%

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 98%