Average Entry-Level Purchasing Assistant Salary in New York, New York

$38,974
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Purchasing Assistant in New York, New York is $38,974.
25%
$34k
25%
$39k
50%
$43k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $38,974
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Salary
$34k - $43k
Total Pay
$25k - $46k

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Assistant

An early career Purchasing Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $42,000 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,948 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 23 survey responses.
Early Career
43.5%
Mid Career
56.5%

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