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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for purchasing managers in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of purchasing managers among Pennsylvania cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Purchasing Managers in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$71,210
25th Percentile Wage
$88,970
50th Percentile Wage
$113,860
75th Percentile Wage
$141,520
90th Percentile Wage
$176,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $176,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $113,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $71,210.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34.24
25th Percentile Wage
$42.78
50th Percentile Wage
$54.74
75th Percentile Wage
$68.04
90th Percentile Wage
$84.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $84.84. The median hourly salary is $54.74. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34.24.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016113,8600.18%3.61%
2015113,660-2.25%-
2014116,220-0.59%-
2013116,9006.12%-
2012109,750--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Purchasing Managers in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of purchasing managers in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of purchasing managers in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $85,690 to $150,460. The highest paying area for purchasing managers in Pennsylvania is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $150,460. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Philadelphia (mean annual salary $131,830). The lowest paying area is Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $85,690.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$150,460
Philadelphia
$131,830
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$126,680
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$117,520
Pittsburgh
$115,590
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$115,500
York-Hanover
$113,270
Reading
$112,550
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$108,460
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$106,460
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$105,130
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$99,650
Lancaster
$98,060
Erie
$93,460
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$85,690


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