The average salary for a Buyer, Industrial Components with Contract Negotiation skills is $55,719.
Is Buyer, Industrial Components your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
$39k - $80k
$0 - $10k
$39k - $84k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Buyer, Industrial Components
Buyers of industrial components are responsible for purchasing items and materials necessary for production in a manufacturing setting. This means that they must find the best suppliers based on a variety of factors for these items, and they also work with production facility personnel to monitor manufacturing needs, maintain desired levels of inventory, and have needed materials on-hand to meet production schedules. Buyers of industrial components monitor and research potential suppliers to fi…Read more
Buyer, Industrial Components 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.
Explore the most common career paths for Buyer, Industrial Components. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Buyer, Industrial Components
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)
Buyer, Industrial Components Job Listings
Popular Skills for Buyer, Industrial Components
Skills in Supplier Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Purchasing, Microsoft Excel, Materials Requirement Planning (MRP) and Negotiation.
Pay by Experience Level for Buyer, Industrial Components
An early career Buyer, Industrial Components with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,137 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Buyer, Industrial Components with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,499 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Buyer, Industrial Components with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,096 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $64,709.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 46 survey responses.