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Assistant Buyer Salary

$45,275 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Assistant Buyer is $45,275 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Assistant Buyer is between $33,623 and $54,949. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Assistant Buyer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Compiles information and records to prepare purchase orders.
  • Verifies specifications of purchase requests.
  • Gets prices and specifications, consulting catalogs, Internet, and suppliers.
  • Prepares invitation-of-bid and mails to supplier firms or for public posting.
  • Compiles and records prices, deliveries, and items purchased.
Assistant Buyer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Procurement Clerks

Job family population: 70,510

Estimated population of Assistant Buyer jobs: 19,922

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Assistant Buyer Job Listings for United States

Assistant Buyer (Fashion Clothing & Footwear)
Jun 21
Santa Monica, CA, USA
Top Flight Gear
ASSISTANT BUYER * NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED * COMPANY OVERVIEW: We are a leading retailer of clothing, shoes and accessories across multiple sales channels. DESCRIPTION: We are seeking an experienced e ...
Retail Assistant Buyer
Jun 11
Houston, TX, USA
Landry's Corporate Office
Landry's has an open position for a Retail Assistant Buyer at our Corporate Headquarters in the Galleria area of Houston, TX. This position will report to the Senior Retail Buyer. As we continue to ...
Assistant Buyer - Apparel Brand
Jun 12
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Fourth Floor
Our client, an Apparel Brand, is seeking an Assistant Buyer to join their team in Los Angeles! In this role, you will use your knowledge of current trends to support the brand's Buying Team in ...
Assistant Buyer
May 24
Berkeley, CA, USA
Z Gallerie
* Assistant Buyer Job LocationUS-CA-Berkeley Job ID2019-4670# of Openings1Job TypeRegularLocation : Address1700 Fifth StreetFull/Part-TimeFull-Time Job Description ABOUT US At Z Gallerie we pride ...
Assistant Buyer
May 23
Vernon, CA, USA
Pacific American Fish Company
The Assistant Buyer will support the seafood sourcing efforts for resale to retailers, distributors, restaurants, and food service companies. Areas of responsibility will include sourcing ...
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