Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary Information in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of farm products buyers and purchasing agents in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of farm products buyers and purchasing agents in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area 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 Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agents in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,640
25th Percentile Wage
$26,890
50th Percentile Wage
$28,960
75th Percentile Wage
$31,030
90th Percentile Wage
$54,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for farm products buyers and purchasing agents in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $54,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $28,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $25,640.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$28,960
-61.60% 0.00%
2014
$46,800
6.37% -
2013
$43,820
33.91% -
2012
$28,960
- -

Table 3. Compare Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $28,960, West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for farm products buyers and purchasing agents in state of Kentucky, following city of Louisville-Jefferson County (median annual salary of $67,740). In comparison, the median annual salary of farm products buyers and purchasing agents in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 57.2 percent (57.2%) lower than that in the highest paying city Louisville-Jefferson County.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$67,740
Evansville
$56,600
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$55,600
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$37,240
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$28,960



See also: Top paying jobs in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.