The average pay for a Senior Buyer is £37,051 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

£26,270 - £54,262
£26K
£36K
£54K
MEDIAN: £36,012
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Salary £26,270 - £54,262
Bonus £193.92 - £8,783
Profit Sharing £750
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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£26,976 - £56,443
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 196

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 ₤35,000 based on 44 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 ₤40,000 based on 75 salaries. An experienced Senior Buyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤40,000 based on 90 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 ₤39,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £37,396

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 Plymouth:
Pros: Building strong and mutually beneficial supplier relationships.
Cons: Being let down during a negotiation.

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Key Stats for Senior Buyer

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Senior Buyer Salaries

▲8%

▲7%

▲5%

National Average
₤37,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Senior Buyer Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲3%


▲2%

Procurement
▲1%

Supply Chain
▼0%

National Average
₤37,000

Purchasing
▼6%

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 55%