Average Purchasing Director Salary

$91,114
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$50k
MEDIAN
$91k
90%
$149k

The average salary for a Purchasing Director is $91,114

Base Salary
$50k - $149k
Bonus
$2k - $31k
Profit Sharing
$996 - $30k
Commission
$0 - $12k
Total Pay
$46k - $166k
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What Do Purchasing Directors Do?

Purchasing Director Tasks
  • Maintain inventory levels, planning when to make purchases and how to distribute goods.
  • Hire, train, and supervise staff in charge of vendor transactions and inventory.
  • Handle paperwork for purchase orders and keep records of inventory and transactions.
  • Research vendors, determine which ones have the best services and prices, and negotiate contracts with vendors.
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Job Satisfaction for Purchasing Director

3.8 out of 5
(77)
Highly Satisfied
11Reviews
Based on 77 responses, the job of Purchasing Director has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.84 out of 5. On average, Purchasing Directors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
60.5%
Female
39.1%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
This data is based on 220 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

81%

Dental

73%

Vision

64%

None

17%