Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Purchasing Clerk is C$43,747
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$38,250 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$45,000 based on 15 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