Buyer in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for a Buyer in Chicago, Illinois is $58,750 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Inventory Control and Contract Negotiation. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$41,258 - $81,224
$41K
$60K
$81K
MEDIAN: $60,365
10%
50%
90%

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$15.06 - $24.30
$16
MEDIAN: $16.48
50%

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$0$90K
Salary $41,258 - $81,224
Bonus $503 - $19,866
Profit Sharing $4,913
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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$36,729 - $90,740
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 74
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $16.48
Overtime $36.59
Annual Data $0$90K
Bonus $503 - $19,866
Profit Sharing $4,913
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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$36,729 - $90,740
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Buyer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Buyer

Pay by Experience for a Buyer has a negative trend. An entry-level Buyer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Buyer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Buyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 16 salaries. A Buyer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Buyer

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Buyer Salaries

▲3%

▲1%

National Average
$60,000

▼7%

Late-Career
▼16%

Skills That Affect Buyer Salaries



Microsoft Office
▲6%


▲3%



National Average
$60,000

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
▼2%

Forecasting
▼3%

Supply Chain
▼3%

▼5%


Logistics
▼7%

Order Inventory
▼8%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 12%