Salary for Purchasing Agents (not including wholesale, retail or farm products)
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A Purchasing Agent usually gets an average compensation somewhere between 40000 and 60000 based on tenure and industry expertise. Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products will normally receive wages of Fifty Eight Thousand Four Hundred dollars yearly.
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products are compensated highest in the District of Columbia, where they can receive pay levels, on average, of approximating $83230. People who work inside these careers can make the most money in Utilities, where they receive average pay of $69320.
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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 13.93 percent nationwide in that time.
Purchasing Agents (not including wholesale, retail or farm products) tend to make the most in the following industries
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services||$64,510|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||$63,370|
|Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction||$62,260|
In general, they earn less within the industries below
|Accommodation and Food Services||$45,380|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting||$46,370|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||$49,530|
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation||$51,550|
|Other Services (except Public Administration)||$52,120|