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Purchasing Manager Salary in the Industry of Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution

The salary statistics and trend of purchasing managers in the industry of electric power generation, transmission and distribution 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
$80,770
25th Percentile Wage
$98,530
50th Percentile Wage
$120,040
75th Percentile Wage
$147,890
90th Percentile Wage
$173,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for purchasing managers in the industry of electric power generation, transmission and distribution. 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 $173,910. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $120,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent purchasing managers is $80,770.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers in the industry of Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016120,040-0.34%10.06%
2015120,4502.69%-
2014117,2101.42%-
2013115,5406.56%-
2012107,960--

Table 2. Average Hourly Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38.83
25th Percentile Wage
$47.37
50th Percentile Wage
$57.71
75th Percentile Wage
$71.09
90th Percentile Wage
$83.61

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in the industry of electric power generation, transmission and distribution. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) purchasing managers is $83.61. The median hourly salary is $57.71. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38.83.

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

The average salaries of purchasing managers in three 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
$138,400
Utilities
$122,240
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$120,040

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