Purchasing Manager Salary in the Industry of Utilities

The salary statistics and trend of purchasing managers in the industry of utilities are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare purchasing manager salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for purchasing managers in the industry of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) purchasing managers is $184,520. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $122,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent purchasing managers is $79,450.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
0.55% 16.12%
2.52% -
2.81% -
3.00% -
8.22% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of purchasing managers in five industries within the utilities sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of purchasing managers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Natural Gas Distribution
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation

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