Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Purchasing Clerk is C$22.25
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Clerks?
An entry-level Purchasing Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$16.00 based on 8 salaries. An early career Purchasing Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$16.93 based on 36 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Purchasing Clerks Do?
The purchasing clerk maintains the backstock of product for resale following the general purchasing policies of their company. They are responsible for procuring a wide range of product at optimal prices (with varying lead times) so that no item is ever out of stock. The purchasing clerk must work closely with the warehouse and suppliers to ensure a smooth supply chain. Additionally, it is the responsibility of the purchasing clerk to stay up to date on the stock of the various suppliers and …Read more
- Issue purchase orders.
- Confirm accuracy of orders.
- Manage goods throughout the purchasing/receiving process.
- Maintain accurate records related to purchases.