$47,252
Avg. Salary
$18.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,186

Bonus

$1,017

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Purchasing Specialist with Order Inventory skills is $18.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Purchasing Specialist with Order Inventory skills is $47,252 per year.

$13.94
10%
$18.00
50%
$25.01
90%
MEDIAN $18.00
$37k
10%
$47k
50%
$63k
90%
MEDIAN $47,252
$37,343 - $62,927
$37K
$47K
$63K
MEDIAN: $47,252
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90%

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$13.94 - $25.01
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$0$62K
Salary $37,343 - $62,927
Bonus $0.00 - $5,030
Profit Sharing $1,017
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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$31,232 - $59,721
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 52
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $13.94 - $25.01
Overtime $18.34 - $37.77
Annual Data $0$59K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,030
Profit Sharing $1,017
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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$31,232 - $59,721
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 76

Job Description for Purchasing Specialist

Purchasing specialists typically hold manager-level positions charged with making purchases necessary for their organization's operations. The day-to-day duties performed by these specialists vary depending on the needs of the company. However, generally, a purchasing specialist works in a service-oriented business and oversees the purchasing and inventory of operating supplies rather than retail goods. Hotels, restaurants, hospitals, and companies that repair, maintain, or conduct construction work typically have a purchasing specialist.

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Purchasing Specialist Tasks
  • Predict required packaging or resources according to customer requests and coordinate with vendors to obtain products.
  • Resolve billing issues and any conflicts between the company and the vendors.
  • Maintain working relationships with vendors, evaluate vendor contract terms, and negotiate prices.
  • Place, schedule, and follow-up on orders to ensure accuracy and timely delivery.

Purchasing Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Purchasing Specialist

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 20%