The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Asheville, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of purchasing managers in Asheville 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||$66,100|
|25th Percentile Wage||$81,410|
|50th Percentile Wage||$97,180|
|75th Percentile Wage||$115,260|
|90th Percentile Wage||$131,010|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Asheville, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $131,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,100.
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 $97,180 in Asheville is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of North Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Asheville is 27.1 percent (27.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Wilmington and 8.0 percent (8.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Durham-Chapel Hill|| |
|Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Greensboro-High Point|| |
|Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Rocky Mount|| |
|Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Asheville, North Carolina.