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Highest Paying Cities for Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products

The top 100 highest paying cities for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $98,280, Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia is the highest paying city for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products. It is followed by Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia (average annual salary $89,970). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$98,280
160
2 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$89,970
9,070
3 St Marys County, Maryland
$89,930
450
4 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$88,250
10,970
5 California-Lexington Park, USA
$87,830
530
6 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$84,880
1,940
7 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$84,050
1,900
8 Corvallis, Oregon
$82,120
80
9 Los Alamos County, New Mexico
$82,080
140
10 Peoria, Illinois
$81,390
600
11 Winchester, West Virginia
$80,080
100
12 Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan
$78,770
260
13 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$78,420
2,940
14 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$78,130
1,840
15 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$78,130
4,400
16 Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$78,120
130
17 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$78,010
4,570
18 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$77,970
380
19 Monroe, Michigan
$77,760
120
20 Huntsville, Alabama
$77,750
2,210
21 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$77,230
830
22 Dayton, Ohio
$77,170
1,960
23 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$76,720
2,820
24 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$76,670
3,230
25 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$76,480
410
26 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, Florida
$76,190
390
27 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$75,990
380
28 Sierra Vista-Douglas, USA
$75,850
120
29 Warner Robins, Georgia
$75,650
470
30 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$75,560
700
31 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$75,550
4,460
32 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$75,500
380
33 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$75,050
540
34 Bismarck, North Dakota
$75,040
100
35 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, Florida
$74,850
170
36 Anchorage, Alaska
$74,750
390
37 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$73,980
1,910
38 Midland, Texas
$73,740
190
39 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$73,580
5,250
40 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$73,400
8,140
41 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$73,280
2,500
42 Camden, New Jersey
$73,270
1,110
43 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$73,190
1,440
44 Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead, USA
$73,100
70
45 Napa, California
$73,100
80
46 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$72,940
1,470
47 Battle Creek, Michigan
$72,750
130
48 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$72,380
250
49 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$72,330
3,120
50 Bloomington, USA
$72,320
280
51 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$72,060
8,750
52 Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area, Arizona
$71,810
200
53 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$71,650
1,470
54 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$71,540
6,690
55 Peabody, Massachusetts
$71,440
130
56 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$71,390
7,090
57 Framingham, Massachusetts
$71,340
530
58 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$71,230
3,880
59 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$71,220
15,880
60 Wilmington, New Jersey
$71,220
720
61 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$71,130
920
62 Brunswick, Georgia
$71,110
50
63 Lima, Ohio
$71,030
70
64 Morgantown, West Virginia
$71,020
50
65 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$71,020
2,590
66 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$70,850
240
67 Fairbanks, Alaska
$70,370
60
68 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$70,250
50
69 Albany, Georgia
$70,210
90
70 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$70,030
11,380
71 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$70,000
220
72 St Louis, Missouri
$69,760
3,090
73 Boulder, Colorado
$69,520
480
74 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$69,450
9,150
75 Springfield, Illinois
$69,380
120
76 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$69,370
50
77 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
$69,220
70
78 Walla Walla, USA
$69,120
60
79 San Rafael, USA
$69,110
130
80 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$69,030
8,550
81 Richmond, Virginia
$68,930
2,460
82 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$68,500
60
83 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$68,350
3,620
84 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$67,990
360
85 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$67,710
12,790
86 Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi
$67,630
380
87 Decatur, Illinois
$67,600
50
88 Tucson, Arizona
$67,480
740
89 North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$67,290
60
90 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$67,230
3,550
91 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$67,160
2,500
92 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$67,020
960
93 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$66,710
340
94 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$66,610
5,830
95 Columbus, Ohio
$66,560
2,830
96 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$66,560
110
97 Weirton-Steubenville, USA
$66,500
40
98 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$66,420
10,000
99 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$66,310
90
100 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$66,230
1,270
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