Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary Information in Maine

The average annual and hourly salaries for buyers and purchasing agents in the state of Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of buyers and purchasing agents amongst Maine cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Buyers and Purchasing Agents in Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,450
25th Percentile Wage
$47,830
50th Percentile Wage
$59,630
75th Percentile Wage
$74,290
90th Percentile Wage
$86,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for buyers and purchasing agents in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $86,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,450.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of buyers and purchasing agents from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$59,630
0.00% 0.00%
2012
$59,630
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Buyers and Purchasing Agents in Maine Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of buyers and purchasing agents in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of buyers and purchasing agents in state of Maine ranges from $49,100 to $61,990. The highest paying area for buyers and purchasing agents in Maine is Portland-South Portland-Biddeford with a median annual salary of $61,990. The second highest paying city/area in Maine State is Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $58,930). The lowest paying area is Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $49,100.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$61,990
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$58,930
Bangor
$53,420
Lewiston-Auburn
$52,130
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$49,100




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