The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of purchasing managers in Durham-Chapel Hill 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||$84,710|
|25th Percentile Wage||$104,900|
|50th Percentile Wage||$125,600|
|75th Percentile Wage||$148,580|
|90th Percentile Wage||$167,470|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $167,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $125,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $84,710.
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 with a median annual salary of $125,600, Durham-Chapel Hill is the second highest paying city for purchasing managers in state of North Carolina, following the highest paying city Wilmington (median annual salary of $133,380). Compared with Wilmington, the median annual salary of purchasing managers in Durham-Chapel Hill is 5.8 percent (5.8%) lower.
|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|| |