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Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary in Sector of Management of Companies and Enterprises

The salary statistics of buyers and purchasing agents in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare buyers and purchasing agent salaries in different industries within the management of companies and enterprises sector.

Average Annual Salary of Buyers and Purchasing Agents

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,080
25th Percentile Wage
$50,240
50th Percentile Wage
$65,200
75th Percentile Wage
$86,470
90th Percentile Wage
$110,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for buyers and purchasing agents in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) buyers and purchasing agents is $110,500. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid buyers and purchasing agents is $40,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of buyers and purchasing agents in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,2002.12%7.42%
201563,8202.48%-
201462,2400.19%-
201362,1202.83%-
201260,360--

Compare Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary in Different Industries within the Management of Companies and Enterprises Sector

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

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$65,200
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$65,200

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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