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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 data of purchasing managers in Worcester 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 Worcester, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,570
25th Percentile Wage
$66,970
50th Percentile Wage
$86,540
75th Percentile Wage
$110,270
90th Percentile Wage
$157,810

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 $157,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,570.

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
$86,540
-1.02% -5.86%
2016
$87,420
6.18% -
2015
$82,020
-2.85% -
2014
$84,360
-5.32% -
2013
$88,850
-3.11% -
2012
$91,610
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $86,540 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 34.5 percent (34.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Framingham and 39.4 percent (39.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Framingham
$132,060
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$126,540
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$123,770
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$122,650
New Bedford
$112,830
Pittsfield
$106,130
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$105,950
Peabody
$104,730
Barnstable Town
$97,870
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$96,160
Springfield
$89,410
Worcester
$86,540
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$52,420



See also: Top paying jobs in Worcester, Massachusetts.