$51,142
Avg. Salary
$19.49
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,909

Bonus

$11,520

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Purchasing Specialist with Procurement skills is $19.49 per hour.

The average pay for a Purchasing Specialist with Procurement skills is $51,142 per year.

10%
$15.77
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$19.49
50%
$25.82
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MEDIAN $19.49
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$35k
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$51k
50%
$71k
90%
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MEDIAN $51,142
$34,817 - $70,638
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$71K
MEDIAN: $51,142
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$0$70K
Salary $34,817 - $70,638
Bonus $0.00 - $5,425
Profit Sharing $11,520
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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$33,176 - $67,049
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 39
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $15.77 - $25.82
Overtime $24.09 - $38.73
Annual Data $0$67K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,425
Profit Sharing $11,520
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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$33,176 - $67,049
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

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
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 22%