Average Purchasing Assistant with Microsoft Excel Skills Hourly Pay

$15.95
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,011
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Purchasing Assistant with Microsoft Excel skills is $15.95.
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$12.14
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$15.95
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$20.35
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MEDIAN $15.95
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $20
Bonus
$155 - $3,135
Profit Sharing
$989 - $5,900
Total Pay
$26,460 - $48,264

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Job Description for Purchasing Assistant

Purchasing Assistant Tasks
  • Issue purchase orders.
  • Confirm accuracy of orders.
  • Manage goods throughout the purchasing/receiving process.
  • Maintain accurate records related to purchases.

Career Paths

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Purchasing Assistant
Purchasing Manager
Purchasing Coordinator
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Purchasing Assistant

Skills in Purchasing, Microsoft Office and Inventory Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Order Inventory and Data Entry.

Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Assistant

An entry-level Purchasing Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.06 based on 54 salaries. An early career Purchasing Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.58 based on 353 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.42 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.37 based on 101 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
Employees with Purchasing Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 7.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (6.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (12.2% less), Los Angeles, California (8.5% less) and Houston, Texas (4.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 642 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.4%
Early Career
55.0%
Mid Career
16.7%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
4.2%