AU$51,404
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

AU$986

Profit Sharing

AU$4,250

An Entry-Level Purchasing Officer with Order Inventory skills earns an average salary of AU$52,000 per year.

AU$42,420 - AU$66,664
AU$42K
AU$51K
AU$67K
MEDIAN: AU$51,404
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.84 - AU$29.73
AU$20
AU$25
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.66
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$66K
Salary AU$42,420 - AU$66,664
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,500
Profit Sharing AU$4,250
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$42,275 - AU$66,336
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 127
Hourly Data AU$0AU$54
Hourly Rate AU$19.84 - AU$29.73
Overtime AU$0.00 - AU$54.81
Annual Data AU$0AU$66K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,500
Profit Sharing AU$4,250
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$42,275 - AU$66,336
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

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$51,697

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

Key Stats for Purchasing Officer

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 96%