Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Gary, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Gary, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of purchasing managers in Gary is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Purchasing Managers in Gary, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,780
25th Percentile Wage
$69,240
50th Percentile Wage
$81,290
75th Percentile Wage
$108,350
90th Percentile Wage
$123,920

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Gary, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,780.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.74
25th Percentile Wage
$33.29
50th Percentile Wage
$39.08
75th Percentile Wage
$52.09
90th Percentile Wage
$59.58

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in Gary, Indiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $59.58. The median hourly salary is $39.08. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.74.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201681,290-5.14%-10.31%
201585,4701.80%-
201483,930-9.27%-
201391,7102.22%-
201289,670--

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $81,290 in Gary is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of Indiana. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Gary is 15.7 percent (15.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Indianapolis-Carmel and 9.9 percent (9.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Elkhart-Goshen.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Indianapolis-Carmel
$96,460
Columbus
$94,660
Terre Haute
$94,220
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$87,860
Fort Wayne
$83,010
Gary
$81,290
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$74,690
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$73,770
Elkhart-Goshen
$73,250

See also: Top paying jobs in Gary, Indiana.