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Purchasing Manager Salary in the Industry of Software Publishers

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

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$77,520
25th Percentile Wage
$108,830
50th Percentile Wage
$136,590
75th Percentile Wage
$159,210
90th Percentile Wage
$196,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for purchasing managers in the industry of software publishers. 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 $196,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $136,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent purchasing managers is $77,520.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers in the industry of Software Publishers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016136,5900.50%10.94%
2015135,910-0.92%-
2014137,1601.60%-
2013134,9609.86%-
2012121,650--

Table 2. Average Hourly Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37.27
25th Percentile Wage
$52.32
50th Percentile Wage
$65.67
75th Percentile Wage
$76.55
90th Percentile Wage
$94.55

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in the industry of software publishers. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) purchasing managers is $94.55. The median hourly salary is $65.67. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37.27.

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

The average salaries of purchasing managers in ten industries within the information 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
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$139,240
Telecommunications
$136,620
Software Publishers
$136,590
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$135,630
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$134,250
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$134,250
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$132,780
Other Information Services
$126,130
Other Information Services
$126,130
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$115,890

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