The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of purchasing managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner 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||$55,290|
|25th Percentile Wage||$63,440|
|50th Percentile Wage||$81,510|
|75th Percentile Wage||$110,910|
|90th Percentile Wage||$128,950|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $128,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,290.
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 $81,510 in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is 12.7 percent (12.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Shreveport-Bossier City and 30.3 percent (30.3%) 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|| |