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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Purchasing Managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

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
$125,600
2.37% 7.44%
2016
$122,620
2.94% -
2015
$119,020
1.36% -
2014
$117,400
-0.72% -
2013
$118,250
1.69% -
2012
$116,250
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Durham-Chapel Hill with Other North Carolina Cities

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
Wilmington
$133,380
Durham-Chapel Hill
$125,600
Winston-Salem
$112,830
Raleigh-Cary
$112,560
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$110,630
Greenville
$109,990
Burlington
$108,270
Fayetteville
$106,330
Greensboro-High Point
$99,700
Asheville
$97,180
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$96,640
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$95,490
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$95,230
Rocky Mount
$92,540
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$89,390



See also: Top paying jobs in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina.