A Mid-Career Purchaser earns an average salary of Rs 479,461 per year.

Rs 233,853 - Rs 891,099
Rs 230K
Rs 490K
Rs 890K
MEDIAN: Rs 490,926
Rs 0Rs 921K
Salary Rs 233,853 - Rs 891,099
Bonus Rs 3,915 - Rs 103,646
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 97,871
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).
Rs 241,186 - Rs 921,895
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 30 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 157

Job Description for Purchaser

A purchaser is responsible for coordinating purchases of various products and services for their company. They order supplies, inventory, equipment, and services for all departments in the company. They also have to ensure that they are keeping costs under control while not sacrificing quality in the items and services they buy.


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.

Purchaser Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 503,715

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

Key Stats for Purchaser


10 %
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Purchaser Salaries


National Average
Rs 504,000


Vendor Management

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.


10 %
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 33%