Purchasing Agent, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Salary Information in Florida

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 among Florida 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.79
25th Percentile Wage
$20.98
50th Percentile Wage
$27.04
75th Percentile Wage
$35.82
90th Percentile Wage
$44.39

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $44.39. The median hourly salary is $27.04. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.79.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201656,2501.07%6.67%
201555,6502.41%-
201454,3102.76%-
201352,8100.59%-
201252,500--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products in Florida Cities

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
$76,190
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$74,850
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$62,000
Jacksonville
$60,150
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$59,950
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$58,710
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$58,410
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$56,600
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$55,970
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$55,920
Naples-Marco Island
$55,370
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$54,800
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$54,760
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$53,510
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$53,320
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$52,960
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$50,950
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$49,040
Gainesville
$48,980
Tallahassee
$48,650
Port St Lucie
$47,490
Sebastian-Vero Beach
$46,970
Punta Gorda
$46,560
Ocala
$46,420
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$37,380


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