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Highest Paying Cities for Purchasing Managers

The top 100 highest paying cities for purchasing managers (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 managers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $166,990, Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri is the highest paying city for purchasing managers. It is followed by Newark-Union, Pennsylvania (average annual salary $150,460). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of purchasing managers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Purchasing Managers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$166,990
180
2 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$150,460
600
3 Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan
$145,370
60
4 Peoria, Illinois
$143,980
280
5 Wilmington, New Jersey
$139,950
140
6 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$139,050
4,340
7 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$138,200
690
8 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$138,160
1,010
9 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$136,310
1,700
10 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$133,890
100
11 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$133,470
100
12 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$133,160
510
13 Florence, South Carolina
$132,470
40
14 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$132,360
3,870
15 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$132,220
3,430
16 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$131,920
70
17 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$131,830
350
18 Framingham, Massachusetts
$131,670
260
19 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$131,060
420
20 St Marys County, Maryland
$131,050
80
21 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$131,050
1,510
22 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$130,810
300
23 St Louis, Missouri
$130,620
770
24 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$130,110
2,950
25 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$129,920
80
26 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$129,670
1,570
27 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$129,170
400
28 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$129,120
1,370
29 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$128,720
500
30 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$127,040
740
31 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$126,680
1,070
32 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$126,500
690
33 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$125,740
480
34 Camden, New Jersey
$124,530
200
35 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$124,190
110
36 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$124,100
90
37 El Paso, Texas
$123,700
60
38 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$123,670
90
39 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$123,430
220
40 Wilmington, North Carolina
$123,320
40
41 Salisbury, Maryland
$123,030
40
42 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$122,620
170
43 Boulder, Colorado
$122,550
60
44 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$122,330
1,610
45 Greeley, Colorado
$122,040
30
46 Charlottesville, Virginia
$121,450
40
47 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$121,410
790
48 Evansville, Kentucky
$120,800
120
49 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$120,330
2,440
50 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$120,290
240
51 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$119,930
60
52 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$119,760
180
53 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$119,640
640
54 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$119,630
1,590
55 Huntsville, Alabama
$118,470
390
56 Danbury, Connecticut
$118,320
60
57 Columbus, Ohio
$118,170
510
58 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$118,000
50
59 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$117,650
1,900
60 Jacksonville, Florida
$117,580
190
61 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$117,520
100
62 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$117,380
310
63 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$117,170
50
64 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$116,640
340
65 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$116,410
360
66 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$116,400
700
67 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$115,590
330
68 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$115,500
60
69 Battle Creek, Michigan
$114,820
40
70 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$114,640
1,310
71 Savannah, Georgia
$114,510
90
72 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$114,470
1,380
73 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida
$114,180
30
74 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$113,360
2,390
75 York-Hanover, Pennsylvania
$113,270
60
76 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$113,160
160
77 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$113,160
70
78 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$113,150
590
79 Monroe, Michigan
$113,030
40
80 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$112,830
50
81 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$112,650
510
82 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$112,640
790
83 Reading, Pennsylvania
$112,550
80
84 Stockton, California
$112,300
70
85 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$112,270
130
86 Richmond, Virginia
$112,090
420
87 Dayton, Ohio
$111,820
190
88 Kansas City, Missouri
$111,680
490
89 Rochester, New York
$111,270
180
90 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$111,170
350
91 Anchorage, Alaska
$111,090
80
92 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
$110,950
160
93 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$110,790
220
94 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$110,630
120
95 Akron, Ohio
$110,250
200
96 Greenville, North Carolina
$109,990
40
97 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$109,680
870
98 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$109,530
1,820
99 Springfield, Illinois
$109,410
50
100 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$109,380
100
See also: Highest paying industries for purchasing managers.