A Senior Buyer earns an average salary of C$67,947 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$50,955 - C$86,892
C$51K
C$66K
C$87K
MEDIAN: C$65,558
10%
50%
90%
C$19.57 - C$41.92
C$20
C$28
C$42
MEDIAN: C$27.84
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$90K
Salary C$50,955 - C$86,892
Bonus C$257.61 - C$8,304
Profit Sharing C$1,182 - C$6,981
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$50,602 - C$90,681
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 205
Hourly Data C$0C$60
Hourly Rate C$19.57 - C$41.92
Overtime C$27.82 - C$60.11
Annual Data C$0C$90K
Bonus C$257.61 - C$8,304
Profit Sharing C$1,182 - C$6,981
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$50,602 - C$90,681
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Common Career Paths for Senior Buyer


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Popular Skills for Senior Buyer

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Buyer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Buyer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Buyer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$68,000 based on 24 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior 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$66,000 based on 91 salaries. An experienced Senior Buyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$71,000 based on 108 salaries. A Senior 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$72,000 based on 49 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$66,173

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

Senior Buyer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Buyer?

Senior Buyer in Vancouver:
"Procurement."
Pros: Supplier relationships. Negotiation. Technical skills.
Cons: Middle management, stress, deadlines and others inefficiencies.

Senior Buyer in Calgary:
Pros: Spending someone else's money.
Cons: Tied to a desk. Panics. Poor planning upstream.

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Key Stats for Senior Buyer

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
29%

Experience Affects Senior Buyer Salaries

▲9%

▲7%

▲3%

▼0%

National Average
C$66,000

Skills That Affect Senior Buyer Salaries

▲13%

Sourcing
▲10%


Procurement
▲4%


▲2%

National Average
C$66,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 11%