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Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary Information in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of buyers and purchasing agents in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of buyers and purchasing agents in Albany-Schenectady-Troy 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 Buyers and Purchasing Agents in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,040
25th Percentile Wage
$47,510
50th Percentile Wage
$59,830
75th Percentile Wage
$75,760
90th Percentile Wage
$96,250

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for buyers and purchasing agents in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,040.

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
$59,830
0.00% 0.00%
2012
$59,830
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Table 3. Compare Buyers and Purchasing Agent Salary in Albany-Schenectady-Troy with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $59,830 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for buyers and purchasing agents in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of buyers and purchasing agents in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 16.9 percent (16.9%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island and 20.9 percent (20.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying East Central New York nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$72,030
Nassau-Suffolk
$68,310
Ithaca
$65,200
Syracuse
$64,380
Binghamton
$61,470
Rochester
$60,390
Glens Falls
$59,880
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$59,830
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$59,320
Elmira
$58,540
Utica-Rome
$56,140
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$55,110
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$52,210
Kingston
$51,530
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$49,970
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$47,350



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