Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Topeka, Kansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Topeka, Kansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of purchasing managers in Topeka 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 Topeka, Kansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,920
25th Percentile Wage
$67,450
50th Percentile Wage
$87,000
75th Percentile Wage
$114,200
90th Percentile Wage
$136,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Topeka, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $136,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,920.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$87,000
-14.94% 19.18%
2016
$100,000
12.80% -
2015
$87,200
14.31% -
2014
$74,720
-1.50% -
2013
$75,840
7.29% -
2012
$70,310
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Topeka with Other Kansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $87,000 in Topeka is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of Kansas. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Topeka is 6.0 percent (6.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Lawrence and 13.6 percent (13.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Kansas nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lawrence
$92,510
Wichita
$90,860
Topeka
$87,000
Kansas nonmetropolitan area
$75,140



See also: Top paying jobs in Topeka, Kansas.