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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of purchasing managers in Baton Rouge 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 Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,770
25th Percentile Wage
$70,210
50th Percentile Wage
$86,350
75th Percentile Wage
$104,330
90th Percentile Wage
$133,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $133,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,770.

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
$86,350
2.84% 23.09%
2016
$83,900
1.32% -
2015
$82,790
1.51% -
2014
$81,540
8.60% -
2013
$74,530
10.89% -
2012
$66,410
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Baton Rouge with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $86,350, Baton Rouge is the second highest paying city for purchasing managers in state of Louisiana, following the highest paying city Shreveport-Bossier City (median annual salary of $93,410). Compared with Shreveport-Bossier City, the median annual salary of purchasing managers in Baton Rouge is 7.6 percent (7.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Shreveport-Bossier City
$93,410
Baton Rouge
$86,350
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$81,510
Lake Charles
$76,910
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$71,560
Lafayette
$62,190
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$56,780



See also: Top paying jobs in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.