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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Worcester, Massachusetts

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,430
25th Percentile Wage
$73,690
50th Percentile Wage
$87,420
75th Percentile Wage
$104,940
90th Percentile Wage
$146,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Worcester, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $146,970. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $62,430.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.01
25th Percentile Wage
$35.43
50th Percentile Wage
$42.03
75th Percentile Wage
$50.45
90th Percentile Wage
$70.66

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in Worcester, Massachusetts. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $70.66. The median hourly salary is $42.03. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.01.

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
201687,4206.18%-4.79%
201582,020-2.85%-
201484,360-5.32%-
201388,850-3.11%-
201291,610--

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Worcester with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $87,420 in Worcester is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Worcester is 33.6 percent (33.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Framingham and 6.4 percent (6.4%) 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 Worcester, Massachusetts.