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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
$79,170
25th Percentile Wage
$98,270
50th Percentile Wage
$121,230
75th Percentile Wage
$148,630
90th Percentile Wage
$182,090

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 $182,090. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $121,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent purchasing managers is $79,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers in the industry of Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$121,230
0.98% 10.95%
2016
$120,040
-0.34% -
2015
$120,450
2.69% -
2014
$117,210
1.42% -
2013
$115,540
6.56% -
2012
$107,960
- -

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
$132,880
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
$132,220
Utilities
$122,920
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$121,230
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
$110,500

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