An Entry-Level Buyer earns an average salary of C$50,585 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Purchasing, Contract Management, and Contract Negotiation.

C$38,184 - C$65,534
C$38K
C$50K
C$66K
MEDIAN: C$50,244
10%
50%
90%
C$15.10 - C$29.63
C$15
C$20
C$30
MEDIAN: C$20.12
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$67K
Salary C$38,184 - C$65,534
Bonus C$0.00 - C$8,268
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$5,817
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$36,516 - C$67,611
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 328
Hourly Data C$0C$52
Hourly Rate C$15.10 - C$29.63
Overtime C$1.51 - C$52.71
Annual Data C$0C$67K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$8,268
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$5,817
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$36,516 - C$67,611
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Buyer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$49,960

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

Buyer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Buyer in Saint John:
Build Relationships to allow you to develop better deals and partnerships. Big wins can happen, but the repetitive small wins is what pushes you about target typically.

Buyer in Calgary:
Follow through with what you say and what you commit to. Building relationships with other disciplines are key. Make things easier for other disciplines and you will grow respect and trust in your name.

Buyer in Calgary:
"Sourcing."
Wish that I would have learned the value in sourcing products rather than using an existing vendor.

Buyer in Joliette:
"Be accurate."
No emotion when buying be precise.

Buyer in Mississauga:
"What is expected of me other than doing my job."
Ask about your environment. Ask about different cultures in the office if it matters to you.

Buyer in Ottawa:
"Best foot forward."
You will need to be a self starter and be able to prioritize consistently changing issues. Flexible and customer service focused.

Buyer in Dartmouth:
"Business Systems."
Understand your role and responsibilities. Learn all you can from practical experience throughout your career emphasis on business systems ie. SAP, IFS.

Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
25%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries

Purchasing
▲18%



▲6%

▲4%

▲3%


National Average
C$50,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 10%
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