A Purchasing Officer in Brisbane, Queensland earns an average salary of AU$51,510 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$39,470 - AU$63,571
AU$39K
AU$52K
AU$64K
MEDIAN: AU$52,423
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50%
90%
AU$17.54 - AU$34.84
AU$18
AU$24
AU$35
MEDIAN: AU$23.68
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$64K
Salary AU$39,470 - AU$63,571
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$4,064
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$40,250 - AU$64,548
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 65
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$17.54 - AU$34.84
Overtime AU$38.15
Annual Data AU$0AU$64K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$4,064
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$40,250 - AU$64,548
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Officer

Pay by Experience for a Purchasing Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Purchasing Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Purchasing Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$51,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 9 salaries. A Purchasing Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Purchasing Officer

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Purchasing Officer Salaries

▲13%

National Average
AU$52,000

▼2%

▼3%

▼6%

Skills That Affect Purchasing Officer Salaries

▲4%

▲4%



National Average
AU$52,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

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