Purchasing Agent, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Salary Information in Odessa, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Odessa, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Odessa 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 Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products in Odessa, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,940
25th Percentile Wage
$46,120
50th Percentile Wage
$63,420
75th Percentile Wage
$80,920
90th Percentile Wage
$107,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Odessa, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $107,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$63,420
-0.33% 17.30%
2015
$63,630
7.61% -
2014
$58,790
7.96% -
2013
$54,110
3.07% -
2012
$52,450
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Agent, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Salary in Odessa with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $63,420 in Odessa is in the middle of salary range for purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, and farm products in Odessa is 14.0 percent (14.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Midland and 40.6 percent (40.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Laredo.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Midland
$73,740
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$71,020
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$69,450
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$66,610
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$65,180
Odessa
$63,420
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$63,370
Victoria
$62,800
Fort Worth-Arlington
$62,180
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$62,050
Corpus Christi
$61,220
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$61,150
Sherman-Denison
$60,060
Amarillo
$58,810
Abilene
$55,920
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$55,720
College Station-Bryan
$50,940
Longview
$50,730
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$50,180
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$49,960
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$49,420
Texarkana-Texarkana
$49,380
El Paso
$49,310
San Angelo
$48,970
Tyler
$48,420
Lubbock
$47,940
Brownsville-Harlingen
$47,130
Waco
$46,900
Wichita Falls
$46,700
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$46,620
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$46,130
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$45,770
Laredo
$37,680



See also: Top paying jobs in Odessa, Texas.