A Buyer earns an average salary of C$54,066 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$40,393 - C$73,867
C$40K
C$54K
C$74K
MEDIAN: C$53,913
10%
50%
90%
C$16.45 - C$34.87
C$16
C$25
C$35
MEDIAN: C$24.84
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$76K
Salary C$40,393 - C$73,867
Bonus C$0.00 - C$9,880
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$4,833
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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C$39,634 - C$76,354
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 688
Hourly Data C$0C$67
Hourly Rate C$16.45 - C$34.87
Overtime C$20.61 - C$67.87
Annual Data C$0C$76K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$9,880
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$4,833
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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C$39,634 - C$76,354
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 137

Common Career Paths for Buyer


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Popular Employer Salaries for Buyer

Popular Skills for Buyer

Pay by Experience Level for Buyer

Pay by Experience for a Buyer has a positive trend. An entry-level Buyer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 369 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Buyer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 288 salaries. An experienced Buyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 234 salaries. A Buyer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 80 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$54,672

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

Buyer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Buyer?

Buyer in Amherst:
"I Love The Job."
Pros: Interacting with suppliers and helping solve problems for them and our personnel. I love researching new and innovative ways to get things done.
Cons: The pay and my manager are the worst things here.

Buyer in Toronto:
"Public Sector."
Pros: I enjoy the continuously learning of this job, and being able to meet and network with various companies. The Purchasing team I work with really make coming to work fun and enjoyable.
Cons: I do not like that we are not paid a fair wage in comparison to other public sector buyer positions.

Buyer in Calgary:
"Buyer for Impulse Lanes"
Pros: Interaction with other people and building relationships. Discounts on sporting goods. Challenging
Cons: Not appreciated

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Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 166 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Buyer Salaries

▲12%

▲9%

▲2%

National Average
C$55,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries


Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
▲9%


▲4%

▲2%

▲1%


Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
C$55,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼2%

Order Inventory
▼9%

Logistics
▼15%

▼18%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 166 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 9%