Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Boulder, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Boulder, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of purchasing managers 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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Purchasing Managers in Boulder, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$93,730
25th Percentile Wage
$112,580
50th Percentile Wage
$131,150
75th Percentile Wage
$165,860
90th Percentile Wage
$197,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Boulder, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $197,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $131,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $93,730.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$131,150
6.56% 15.93%
2016
$122,550
-5.43% -
2015
$129,210
1.04% -
2014
$127,860
2.17% -
2013
$125,080
11.85% -
2012
$110,260
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Boulder with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $131,150, Boulder is the second highest paying city for purchasing managers in state of Colorado, following the highest paying city Denver-Aurora-Broomfield (median annual salary of $131,850). Compared with Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, the median annual salary of purchasing managers in Boulder is .5 percent (.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$131,850
Boulder
$131,150
Fort Collins-Loveland
$127,190
Colorado Springs
$125,390
Greeley
$122,040



See also: Top paying jobs in Boulder, Colorado.