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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of purchasing managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Purchasing Managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$72,020
25th Percentile Wage
$93,560
50th Percentile Wage
$120,330
75th Percentile Wage
$153,320
90th Percentile Wage
$191,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $191,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $120,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $72,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34.63
25th Percentile Wage
$44.98
50th Percentile Wage
$57.85
75th Percentile Wage
$73.70
90th Percentile Wage
$91.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $91.93. The median hourly salary is $57.85. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34.63.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016120,3302.73%14.28%
2015117,0407.54%-
2014108,2103.07%-
2013104,8901.66%-
2012103,150--

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $120,330 in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is 8.6 percent (8.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Framingham and 32.0 percent (32.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Framingham
$131,670
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$122,330
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$120,330
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$119,930
New Bedford
$112,830
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$105,950
Peabody
$100,180
Springfield
$89,210
Worcester
$87,420
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$81,830

See also: Top paying jobs in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts.