How much does a Purchasing Agent make?

Updated Jan 21, 2022

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Employer Size

Experience

$51,866 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,890 salaries

$35K

Low

$52K

Average

$77K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Purchasing Agent make? The national average salary for a Purchasing Agent is $51,866 in United States. Filter by location to see Purchasing Agent salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,890 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Purchasing Agent employees.

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What is the salary trajectory for a Purchasing Agent?

$51,866 /yr
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$56,971 /yr
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What are some related job titles for a Purchasing Agent?

Assistant Buyer

$53,071

per year

Buyer

$63,198

per year

Contract Specialist

$70,470

per year

Procurement

$68,495

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Purchasing Agent in United States of America

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$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Purchasing Agent with 4 to 6 years of experience

$36,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Purchasing Agent/Buyer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Purchasing with 1 to 3 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Purchasing Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$51,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Purchasing with 10 to 14 years of experience

$25

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Purchasing with 4 to 6 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Purchasing Agent with 10 to 14 years of experience

$48,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Purchasing with more than 15 years of experience

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Kiewit Corporation
3.7

Kiewit Corporation

Purchasing Agent

$61,504

 /yr
Range: $52K - $94K

$52K

$94K

$52,464 - $94,325 Range

America's Car-Mart
3.6

America's Car-Mart

Purchasing Agent

$40,476

 /yr
Range: $37K - $45K

$37K

$45K

$37,085 - $44,964 Range

Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

Purchasing Agent

$51,916

 /yr
Range: $29K - $91K

$29K

$91K

$29,333 - $91,308 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Purchasing Agent

$42,565

 /yr
Range: $30K - $65K

$30K

$65K

$30,482 - $65,366 Range

Meritage Homes
4.5

Meritage Homes

Purchasing Agent

$62,223

 /yr
Range: $58K - $150K

$58K

$150K

$58,388 - $150,320 Range

PulteGroup
4.2

PulteGroup

Purchasing Agent

$72,923

 /yr
Range: $53K - $99K

$53K

$99K

$52,847 - $98,506 Range

D.R. Horton
3.7

D.R. Horton

Purchasing Agent

$59,158

 /yr
Range: $48K - $94K

$48K

$94K

$48,318 - $94,472 Range

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Rosendin
3.8

Rosendin

Purchasing Agent

$70,408

 /yr
Range: $64K - $91K

$64K

$91K

$63,639 - $91,011 Range

Lennar
3.8

Lennar

Purchasing Agent - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $20 - $32

$20

$32

$20 - $32 Range

Ferguson Enterprises
3.8

Ferguson Enterprises

Purchasing Agent

$57,424

 /yr
Range: $46K - $88K

$46K

$88K

$46,040 - $88,399 Range

Taylor Morrison
4.6

Taylor Morrison

Purchasing Agent

$65,135

 /yr
Range: $49K - $78K

$49K

$78K

$49,110 - $77,646 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Purchasing Agent

$64,995

 /yr
Range: $43K - $74K

$43K

$74K

$43,013 - $73,815 Range

The Ryland Group
3.6

The Ryland Group

Purchasing Agent

$67,531

 /yr
Range: $65K - $74K

$65K

$74K

$65,118 - $73,658 Range

Ashton Woods Homes
3.9

Ashton Woods Homes

Purchasing Agent

$62,338

 /yr
Range: $58K - $71K

$58K

$71K

$58,102 - $70,880 Range

Daimler Trucks North America
3.8

Daimler Trucks North America

Purchasing Agent

$73,318

 /yr
Range: $61K - $109K

$61K

$109K

$61,265 - $108,594 Range

US Forest Service
3.8

US Forest Service

Purchasing Agent

$57,195

 /yr
Range: $47K - $72K

$47K

$72K

$47,417 - $71,509 Range

Anheuser-Busch
3.7

Anheuser-Busch

Purchasing Agent

$89,202

 /yr
Range: $77K - $107K

$77K

$107K

$77,348 - $107,247 Range

Polaris
3.7

Polaris

Purchasing Agent

$79,618

 /yr
Range: $55K - $105K

$55K

$105K

$55,422 - $104,904 Range

Richmond American Homes
3.6

Richmond American Homes

Purchasing Agent

$60,295

 /yr
Range: $50K - $71K

$50K

$71K

$50,374 - $70,549 Range

US Defense Logistics Agency
3.9

US Defense Logistics Agency

Purchasing Agent

$52,789

 /yr
Range: $41K - $60K

$41K

$60K

$41,091 - $60,180 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Purchasing Agent salaries

The national average salary for a Purchasing Agent is $51,866 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Purchasing Agent salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1890 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Purchasing Agent employees.

The highest salary for a Purchasing Agent in United States is $77,180 per year.

The lowest salary for a Purchasing Agent in United States is $34,855 per year.

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