The annual and hourly salary statistics of buyers and purchasing agents in Fargo, North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of buyers and purchasing agents in Fargo 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||$33,850|
|25th Percentile Wage||$41,610|
|50th Percentile Wage||$52,940|
|75th Percentile Wage||$70,940|
|90th Percentile Wage||$94,330|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for buyers and purchasing agents in Fargo, North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,850.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $52,940 in Fargo is in the middle of salary range for buyers and purchasing agents in state of North Dakota. In comparison, the annual salary of buyers and purchasing agents in Fargo is 24.3 percent (24.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Bismarck and 13.7 percent (13.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Grand Forks|| |
|East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |