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Average Purchasing Officer Salary in Australia

AU$57,752
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$2,913
Bonus
AU$5,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Purchasing Officer in Australia is AU$57,752.
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A$48k
MEDIAN
A$58k
90%
A$74k
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AU$48k - AU$74k
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AU$485 - AU$5k
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AU$1k - AU$20k
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AU$48k - AU$74k
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What Do Purchasing Officers Do?

Purchasing Officer Tasks
  • Procure, negotiate, and contract for necessary supplies, goods and materials.
  • Track inventory and purchases, evaluating vendors.
  • Request quotes, solicit bids, and evaluate results to select the appropriate vendors.
  • Work with users and consumers to meet demands and follow guidelines.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Purchasing Officer

AU$52k

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What Are Popular Skills for Purchasing Officers?

Skills in Purchasing and Procurement are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Inventory Management, Order Inventory and Inventory Control.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Officers?

An entry-level Purchasing Officer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$52,419 based on 20 salaries. An early career Purchasing Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$54,843 based on 298 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$60,489 based on 167 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$63,851 based on 127 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$62,561.
Employees with Purchasing Officer in their job title in Mackay, Queensland earn an average of 21.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (4.0% more) and Perth, Western Australia (2.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Newcastle, New South Wales (9.3% less), Brisbane, Queensland (4.4% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (3.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 659 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.0%
Early Career
45.2%
Mid Career
25.3%
Experienced
19.3%
Late Career
7.1%

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