Procurement Clerk Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of procurement clerks in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare procurement clerk salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Procurement Clerks

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,520
25th Percentile Wage
$43,190
50th Percentile Wage
$53,080
75th Percentile Wage
$63,340
90th Percentile Wage
$77,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for procurement clerks in the industry sector 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) procurement clerks is $77,130. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid procurement clerks is $35,520.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of procurement clerks in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,080
-2.45% 9.21%
2016
$54,380
2.91% -
2015
$52,800
5.27% -
2014
$50,020
5.56% -
2013
$47,240
-2.01% -
2012
$48,190
- -

Compare Procurement Clerk Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of procurement clerks in five industries in the utilities sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for procurement clerk occupations is the nuclear electric power generation industry with an annual salary $62,310. The lowest paying industry is the natural gas distribution industry (annual salary $47,120). For detailed procurement clerk salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
$62,310
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
$55,160
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$53,600
Utilities
$53,080
Natural Gas Distribution
$47,120

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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