The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Lafayette, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of purchasing managers in Lafayette is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$42,680|
|25th Percentile Wage||$47,620|
|50th Percentile Wage||$62,190|
|75th Percentile Wage||$81,210|
|90th Percentile Wage||$136,390|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Lafayette, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $136,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,680.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $62,190 in Lafayette is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Lafayette is 33.4 percent (33.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Shreveport-Bossier City and 8.7 percent (8.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying New Iberia nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Shreveport-Bossier City|| |
|Baton Rouge|| |
|New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner|| |
|Lake Charles|| |
|Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux|| |
|New Iberia nonmetropolitan area|| |