Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of farm products buyers and purchasing agents in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare farm products buyers and purchasing agent salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agents

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,860
25th Percentile Wage
$35,710
50th Percentile Wage
$41,390
75th Percentile Wage
$70,460
90th Percentile Wage
$93,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for farm products buyers and purchasing agents in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) farm products buyers and purchasing agents is $93,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid farm products buyers and purchasing agents is $32,860.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of farm products buyers and purchasing agents in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201641,390-21.02%-39.55%
201550,090-8.21%-
201454,200-4.91%-
201356,860-1.58%-
201257,760--

Compare Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of farm products buyers and purchasing agents in two industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. For detailed farm products buyers and purchasing agent salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Warehousing and Storage
$58,580
Warehousing and Storage
$58,580

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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