Experienced Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) Salary

Median pay for Experienced Purchasing Agents lies in the neighborhood of $53K per year. Final cash compensation to Experienced Purchasing Agents varies from around $36K to approximately $73K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $7K and $10K, respectively. Most Experienced Purchasing Agents like their work and job satisfaction is high. Female Experienced Purchasing Agents are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (60 percent) are women. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,759 - $80,684
$40K
$53K
$81K
MEDIAN: $53,427
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$15.31 - $26.46
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$20
$26
MEDIAN: $20.22
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$0$80K
Salary $39,759 - $80,684
Bonus $0.00 - $7,000
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $10,279
Commission $5,699
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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$36,254 - $75,354
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 241
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $15.31 - $26.46
Overtime $21.21 - $37.40
Annual Data $0$75K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,000
Commission $5,699
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $10,279
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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$36,254 - $75,354
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 124

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Key Stats for Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products)

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.
10-19 years
77%
20 years or more
23%
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Skills That Affect Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) Salaries

Sourcing
▲10%

Contract Negotiation
▲9%

Data Analysis
▲9%

Pricing
▲7%

Negotiation
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

Vendor Management
▼0%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$50,000

Procurement
▼1%

Purchasing
▼2%

Inventory Management
▼2%

Inventory Control
▼5%

Order Inventory
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 10%
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