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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Columbus, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of purchasing managers in Columbus 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 Managers in Columbus, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$72,240
25th Percentile Wage
$82,610
50th Percentile Wage
$100,040
75th Percentile Wage
$121,020
90th Percentile Wage
$141,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Columbus, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $141,300. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $100,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $72,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$100,040
5.38% -8.08%
2016
$94,660
-20.95% -
2015
$114,490
5.56% -
2012
$108,120
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $100,040, Columbus is the second highest paying city for purchasing managers in state of Indiana, following the highest paying city Indianapolis-Carmel (median annual salary of $100,960). Compared with Indianapolis-Carmel, the median annual salary of purchasing managers in Columbus is .9 percent (.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Indianapolis-Carmel
$100,960
Columbus
$100,040
Lafayette
$96,990
Terre Haute
$94,220
Fort Wayne
$93,550
Anderson
$91,640
Bloomington
$89,070
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$88,760
Gary
$87,140
Kokomo
$85,490
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$81,640
Elkhart-Goshen
$77,650
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$76,130



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Indiana.