The average annual and hourly salaries for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products amongst Florida 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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$34,920|
|25th Percentile Wage||$43,630|
|50th Percentile Wage||$56,250|
|75th Percentile Wage||$74,510|
|90th Percentile Wage||$92,330|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $92,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,920.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in state of Florida ranges from $37,380 to $76,190. The highest paying area for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Florida is Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin with a median annual salary of $76,190. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach (mean annual salary $74,850). The lowest paying area is Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $37,380.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin|| |
|Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|South Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|Naples-Marco Island|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|Port St Lucie|| |
|Sebastian-Vero Beach|| |
|Punta Gorda|| |
|Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |