Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Wichita, Kansas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$67,910
25th Percentile Wage
$75,090
50th Percentile Wage
$90,860
75th Percentile Wage
$112,800
90th Percentile Wage
$129,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Wichita, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $129,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $67,910.

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
$90,860
0.21% 1.03%
2016
$90,670
4.63% -
2015
$86,470
-0.98% -
2014
$87,320
-1.25% -
2013
$88,410
-1.71% -
2012
$89,920
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $90,860, Wichita is the second highest paying city for purchasing managers in state of Kansas, following the highest paying city Lawrence (median annual salary of $92,510). Compared with Lawrence, the median annual salary of purchasing managers in Wichita is 1.8 percent (1.8%) lower.

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 Wichita, Kansas.