Purchasing Agent, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Salary Information in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Bloomington-Normal is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,850
25th Percentile Wage
$46,160
50th Percentile Wage
$58,170
75th Percentile Wage
$70,270
90th Percentile Wage
$82,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $58,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,850.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$58,170
4.01% 0.00%
2013
$55,840
-4.17% -
2012
$58,170
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Agent, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Salary in Bloomington-Normal with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $58,170 in Bloomington-Normal is in the middle of salary range for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in state of Illinois. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Bloomington-Normal is 28.5 percent (28.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Peoria and 21.3 percent (21.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Danville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Peoria
$81,390
Springfield
$69,380
Decatur
$67,600
Champaign-Urbana
$63,900
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$63,180
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$61,530
Bloomington-Normal
$58,170
Rockford
$56,150
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$55,000
Kankakee-Bradley
$50,160
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$49,850
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$46,660
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$46,410
Danville
$45,760



See also: Top paying jobs in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois.