Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Tucson, Arizona

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Tucson, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of purchasing managers in Tucson is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Purchasing Managers in Tucson, Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,920
25th Percentile Wage
$62,300
50th Percentile Wage
$106,580
75th Percentile Wage
$134,690
90th Percentile Wage
$155,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Tucson, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $155,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $106,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,920.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.56
25th Percentile Wage
$29.95
50th Percentile Wage
$51.24
75th Percentile Wage
$64.76
90th Percentile Wage
$74.91

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in Tucson, Arizona. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $74.91. The median hourly salary is $51.24. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.56.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016106,58034.59%5.34%
201569,710-24.67%-
201486,910-0.07%-
201386,970-16.01%-
2012100,890--

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Tucson with Other Arizona Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $106,580, Tucson is the second highest paying city for purchasing managers in state of Arizona, following the highest paying city Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $107,430). Compared with Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of purchasing managers in Tucson is .8 percent (.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$107,430
Tucson
$106,580
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$95,240

See also: Top paying jobs in Tucson, Arizona.