An Entry-Level Senior Buyer earns an average salary of Rs 405,112 per year.

Rs 201,897 - Rs 779,552
Rs 200K
Rs 390K
Rs 780K
MEDIAN: Rs 386,679
Rs 0Rs 808K
Salary Rs 201,897 - Rs 779,552
Bonus Rs 7,891 - Rs 97,871
Profit Sharing Rs 6,000
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 218,302 - Rs 808,111
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 71

Job Description for Senior Buyer

The senior buyer is responsible for negotiating long-term and short-term transactions with vendors. This position also plans and incorporates strategic purchasing plans company-wide. The senior buyer is also responsible for collecting and gathering data on potential suppliers and carriers. In addition, they schedule shipping times and manage the requirements of freight travel. They also disperse information about purchasing and sales to the necessary members of production, purchasing, and sales teams. The senior buyer also negotiates the prices for services and/or products.


Senior Buyer Tasks

  • Identify suppliers, select merchandise and negotiate bills of sale for a business.
  • Inspect deliveries for shipping errors, improper handling, or quality issues.
  • Ensure that orders are delivered on time and at cost.
  • Resolve billing and shipping problems and provide information to suppliers.

Senior Buyer Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Buyer


15 %
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Senior Buyer Salaries


Vendor Management

National Average
Rs 407,000

Job Satisfaction

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


15 %
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 30%