Average Purchasing Assistant with Inventory Management Skills Hourly Pay

$16.22
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,500
Bonus
$3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Purchasing Assistant with Inventory Management skills is $16.22.
10%
$12.32
10%
$16.22
50%
$20.63
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90%
MEDIAN $16.22
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United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$12 - $21
Bonus
$198 - $4,932
Profit Sharing
$668 - $11,400
Total Pay
$27,215 - $49,128

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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.

Purchasing Assistant Job Listings

Popular Skills for Purchasing Assistant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Order Inventory, Microsoft Excel, Data Entry and Purchasing.

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 $15.43 based on 112 salaries. An early career Purchasing Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.83 based on 241 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.71 based on 117 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.33 based on 67 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 San Francisco, California earn an average of 41.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (9.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (12.8% less), San Diego, California (8.4% less) and Houston, Texas (7.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 556 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.1%
Early Career
43.3%
Mid Career
21.0%
Experienced
12.1%
Late Career
3.4%