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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of purchasing managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue 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 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$78,590
25th Percentile Wage
$103,810
50th Percentile Wage
$127,600
75th Percentile Wage
$156,810
90th Percentile Wage
$193,980

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $193,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $127,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $78,590.

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
$127,600
-1.62% 12.70%
2016
$129,670
4.69% -
2015
$123,590
0.34% -
2014
$123,170
4.88% -
2013
$117,160
4.92% -
2012
$111,400
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $127,600 in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is .9 percent (.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Seattle-Bellevue-Everett and 37.2 percent (37.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Olympia.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$128,710
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$128,390
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$127,600
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$110,400
Yakima
$108,510
Tacoma
$103,430
Spokane
$95,140
Olympia
$80,090



See also: Top paying jobs in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington.