Average Early-Career Purchaser Salary in Canada

C$48,014
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$1,009
Bonus
C$1,024
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Purchaser in Canada is C$48,014.
10%
CA$39k
MEDIAN
CA$48k
90%
CA$62k
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Salary
C$39k - C$62k
Bonus
C$99 - C$5k
Profit Sharing
C$146 - C$3k
Total Pay
C$37k - C$60k

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Job Description for Purchaser

Purchaser Tasks
  • Procure and contract for goods and services in a specific industry.
  • Take corrective action when defective goods are received.
  • Inventory existing property and conduct audits.
  • Test and evaluate sample products, draw up and approve requisitions, and ensure adequate supply.
  • Research and identify vendors, and negotiate to achieve desired quality, price, and timetables.

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Popular Skills for Purchaser

Skills in Inventory Management, Negotiation, Order Inventory and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Purchasing.

Pay by Experience Level for Purchaser

An entry-level Purchaser with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$42,724 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Purchaser with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$51,357 based on 205 salaries. An experienced Purchaser with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$54,590 based on 183 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$55,349.
Employees with Purchaser in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 3.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (2.6% more) and Calgary, Alberta (2.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (13.8% less), Toronto, Ontario (6.3% less) and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 487 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.1%
Mid Career
42.1%
Experienced
37.6%
Late Career
16.2%

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