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2,289 Purchasing Agent Salaries

Purchasing Agents earn $45,000 annually on average, or $22 per hour, which is 36% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Purchasing Agents work for Chrysler at $127,000 annually while the lowest paid Purchasing Agents work for Allcare Medical earning approximately $24,000 each year.

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$51K
"I don't need to be the highest paid purchasing agent in the world as long as I can work for a company that values me as a person, respects me as an employee, and offers me the opportunity for personal growth and job satisfaction. A company that realizes that the human resources of their company is their largest asset will inspire the most loyalty from their employees."
Posted 6 years ago in River Rouge, MI

$69K Vance & Hines' Average Purchasing Agent Salary (4 salaries)

+$24K (42%) more than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
+$20K (33%) more than average Vance & Hines salary ($49K)
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-$9K (13%) less than average Vance & Hines Purchasing Agent salary ($69K)
"Underpaid. I believe for the value of the duties I perform and the return that I am able to net my employer, my compensation should be greater."
-$4K (5%) less than average Vance & Hines Purchasing Agent salary ($69K)
+$6K (8%) more than average Vance & Hines Purchasing Agent salary ($69K)
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$42K I/O Controls' Average Purchasing Agent Salary (2 salaries)

-$3K (6%) less than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
-$16K (32%) less than average I/O Controls salary ($58K)
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-$1K (2%) less than average I/O Controls Purchasing Agent salary ($42K)
"I was paid ok at the time I was there and there was a bonus end of every year."
Equal to average I/O Controls Purchasing Agent salary ($42K)

$39K Accountemps' Average Purchasing Agent Salary (2 salaries)

-$6K (14%) less than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
+$4K (10%) more than average Accountemps salary ($35K)
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-$8K (22%) less than average Accountemps Purchasing Agent salary ($39K)
"Yes, going thru Accountemps I usually end up underpaid."
+$7K (16%) more than average Accountemps Purchasing Agent salary ($39K)

$77K Vitronics Soltec's Average Purchasing Agent Salary (1 salaries)

+$32K (52%) more than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
+$15K (21%) more than average Vitronics Soltec salary ($62K)
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Equal to average Vitronics Soltec Purchasing Agent salary ($77K)
"Competitors are a little higher"

$76K Lubrizol's Average Purchasing Agent Salary (1 salaries)

+$31K (51%) more than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
+$15K (21%) more than average Lubrizol salary ($61K)
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Equal to average Lubrizol Purchasing Agent salary ($76K)
"Higher than average"

$65K Ashton Woods Homes' Average Purchasing Agent Salary (1 salaries)

+$20K (36%) more than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
+$2K (3%) more than average Ashton Woods Homes salary ($63K)
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Equal to average Ashton Woods Homes Purchasing Agent salary ($65K)
"Not sure what competitors pay."

$51K The Prestressed Group's Average Purchasing Agent Salary (1 salaries)

+$6K (12%) more than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
-$12K (21%) less than average The Prestressed Group salary ($63K)
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Equal to average The Prestressed Group Purchasing Agent salary ($51K)
"I don't need to be the highest paid purchasing agent in the world as long as I can work for a company that values me as a person, respects me as an employee, and offers me the opportunity for personal growth and job satisfaction. A company that realizes that the human resources of their company is their largest asset will inspire the most loyalty from their employees."

$42K Robert Half's Average Purchasing Agent Salary (1 salaries)

-$3K (6%) less than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
-$8K (17%) less than average Robert Half salary ($50K)
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Equal to average Robert Half Purchasing Agent salary ($42K)
"The salary is low since it is a temporary position but it is an opportunity to get experience in a field outside of construction."

$42K Koss Aerospace's Average Purchasing Agent Salary (1 salaries)

-$3K (6%) less than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
-$20K (38%) less than average Koss Aerospace salary ($62K)
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Equal to average Koss Aerospace Purchasing Agent salary ($42K)
"Very low opening pay. Hard to get a raise. Can make up to 40k for a first job. Managers can get around 60k."

$38K Cemtrol's Average Purchasing Agent Salary (1 salaries)

-$7K (16%) less than national average Purchasing Agent salary ($45K)
Equal to average Cemtrol salary ($38K)
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Equal to average Cemtrol Purchasing Agent salary ($38K)
"It was an entry level job and looking for more opportunity."
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