Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for farm products buyers and purchasing agents in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of farm products buyers and purchasing agents among Arizona cities 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agents in Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$115,580
75th Percentile Wage
$103,490
50th Percentile Wage
$83,850
25th Percentile Wage
$49,880
10th Percentile Wage
$40,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for farm products buyers and purchasing agents in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,580. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,200.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$55.57
75th Percentile Wage
$49.76
50th Percentile Wage
$40.31
25th Percentile Wage
$23.98
10th Percentile Wage
$19.32

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for farm products buyers and purchasing agents in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $55.57. The median hourly salary is $40.31. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.32.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $83,850 29.58%
2013 $64,710 7.71%
2012 $60,080 5.79%
2011 $56,790 27.16%
2010 $44,660 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for farm products buyers and purchasing agents in state of Arizona from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 87.75%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 7.71%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 5.79% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 27.16% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agent Wage in Arizona vs. Related Jobs

Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary by State

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