Average Purchasing Assistant Salary in New York, New York

$42,813
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,017
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The average salary for a Purchasing Assistant in New York, New York is $42,813.
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$43k
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$58k
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MEDIAN $42,813
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Salary
$30k - $58k
Bonus
$933 - $2k
Total Pay
$28k - $54k

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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

Explore the most common career paths for Purchasing Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Purchasing Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Purchasing Assistant Job Listings

Popular Skills for Purchasing Assistant

Skills in Purchasing, Microsoft Office and Order Inventory are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel 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 $38,974 based on 10 salaries. An early career Purchasing Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,948 based on 12 salaries.
Employees with Purchasing Assistant in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 5.5% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (22.7% less), Chicago, Illinois (15.5% less) and Dallas, Texas (9.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 37 survey responses.
Entry Level
27.0%
Early Career
40.5%
Mid Career
32.4%