The average salary for a Buyer, Department Store is $48,000.
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Job Description for Buyer, Department Store
A buyer for a department store purchases goods that are to be sold in the store. This job may require some travel in order to meet with vendors. Bargaining skills are important to obtain low pricing on goods and to increase sales for the company. The buyer should also be able to make sure that the standards of the goods meet the requirements of the department store. The buyer may have several different vendors to choose when purchasing a product, so it is important to be able to be objective a…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Buyer, Department Store
An early career Buyer, Department Store with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,500 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Buyer, Department Store with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 9 salaries.
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