The annual and hourly salary statistics of buyers and purchasing agents in Boulder, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of buyers and purchasing agents in Boulder is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$38,660|
|25th Percentile Wage||$49,120|
|50th Percentile Wage||$65,560|
|75th Percentile Wage||$83,090|
|90th Percentile Wage||$105,680|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for buyers and purchasing agents in Boulder, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $105,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,660.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of buyers and purchasing agents from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $65,560, Boulder is the second highest paying city for buyers and purchasing agents in state of Colorado, following the highest paying city Colorado Springs (median annual salary of $66,490). Compared with Colorado Springs, the median annual salary of buyers and purchasing agents in Boulder is 1.4 percent (1.4%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Colorado Springs|| |
|Fort Collins-Loveland|| |
|Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|West Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Grand Junction|| |