Entry-Level Purchasing Assistant Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Purchasing Assistant is $14.95 per hour.

$27,077 - $48,912
$27K
$38K
$49K
MEDIAN: $38,189
10%
50%
90%

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$11.79 - $19.50
$12
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.27
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50%
90%

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$0$48K
Salary $27,077 - $48,912
Bonus $204.26 - $4,404
Profit Sharing $1,250
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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$25,099 - $44,628
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 189
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $11.79 - $19.50
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $17.79 - $29.46
Annual Data $0$44K
Bonus $204.26 - $4,404
Profit Sharing $1,250
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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$25,099 - $44,628
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 439

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Purchasing Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $33,853

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

Purchasing Assistant Advice

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

Purchasing Assistant in Smyrna:
"How soon my job would become permanent and exact pay range."
Always have a backup as far as other skills and job offers that your good at and are needed for. So, if a agency or company tell you one thing and they don't deliver on it, you will have other options. Not to be job hopping but just better prepared to maintain a living and provide for your family. Just always keep your options open!

Purchasing Assistant in Columbus:
"Build on strenghs."
Seek ways to improve yourself through education and social organizations. Look for ways to apply principles in diverse ways.

Purchasing Assistant in Broken Arrow:
"The owner was a jerk."
Just stay with it. It's difficult at first but once you gotta it, you gotta it.

Key Stats for Purchasing Assistant

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 129 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Purchasing Assistant Salaries

Procurement
▼0%

National Average
$34,000

▼1%


Inventory Management
▼1%

Inventory Control
▼1%


Data Entry
▼3%

Accounts Payable
▼3%

Order Inventory
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 129 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 20%
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