Entry-Level Purchaser Salary

An Entry-Level Purchaser earns an average wage of $15.35 per hour.

$30,302 - $59,392
$30K
$44K
$59K
MEDIAN: $44,252
10%
50%
90%

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$12.21 - $20.17
$12
$16
$20
MEDIAN: $16.22
10%
50%
90%

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$0$59K
Salary $30,302 - $59,392
Bonus $15.10 - $6,725
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $2,508
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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$28,641 - $53,001
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 163
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $12.21 - $20.17
Hourly Tips $1.05
Overtime $18.79 - $30.50
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $15.10 - $6,725
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $2,508
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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$28,641 - $53,001
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 219

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

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Purchaser Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $37,982

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Purchaser Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Purchaser in Fairfield:
"Lead by example."
In today's retail economy be assertive in your scope and research but frugal in what is regularly stocked. Find the balance between customer demand/service, the appearance of a well stocked inventory and your bottom line.

Key Stats for Purchaser

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 94 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Purchaser Salaries

Negotiation
▲7%

Microsoft Excel
▲6%

Accounts Payable
▲5%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

National Average
$38,000

▼1%

Inventory Management
▼2%

Customer Service
▼3%

Inventory Control
▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 94 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 23%
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