Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products Salary Information in Arkansas

The average annual and hourly salaries for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in the state of Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products among Arkansas metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products in Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,870
25th Percentile Wage
$43,640
50th Percentile Wage
$58,310
75th Percentile Wage
$78,920
90th Percentile Wage
$111,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $111,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $58,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,870.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.77
25th Percentile Wage
$20.98
50th Percentile Wage
$28.04
75th Percentile Wage
$37.94
90th Percentile Wage
$53.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $53.59. The median hourly salary is $28.04. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.77.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
201358,3100.05%0.05%
201258,280--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products in Arkansas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in some Arkansas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in state of Arkansas ranges from $40,120 to $56,820. The highest paying area for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in Arkansas is Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $56,820. The lowest paying area is Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway with a median annual salary of $40,120.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$56,820
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$40,120



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