An Experienced Purchasing Officer earns an average salary of AU$60,433 per year.

AU$46,226 - AU$79,441
AU$46K
AU$61K
AU$79K
MEDIAN: AU$60,703
10%
50%
90%
AU$21.89 - AU$38.66
AU$22
AU$27
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$26.80
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$80K
Salary AU$46,226 - AU$79,441
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,137
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$46,869 - AU$80,467
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 116
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$21.89 - AU$38.66
Overtime AU$39.21
Annual Data AU$0AU$80K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,137
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$46,869 - AU$80,467
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Purchasing Officer

Purchasing officer positions are available in a wide variety of organizations and businesses, ranging from hotels to government agencies to universities. Although job requirements vary by company and position, common requirements include at least a bachelor’s degree in business administration or a related field. A minimum of five years of experience dealing with contracts and/or purchasing is also needed; most organizations stipulate that at least part of this must have been in a management or supervisory role.

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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.

Purchasing Officer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$60,124

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

Key Stats for Purchasing Officer

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%

Skills That Affect Purchasing Officer Salaries

▲3%

National Average
AU$60,000




▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 93%