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Buyer Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$75,912 (USD)

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Average Bonus

Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Buyer is $75,912 a year and $36 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Buyer is between $54,599 and $93,522. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Buyer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Procures materials or other goods and/or coordinates activities involved with purchasing products and services, such as raw materials, equipment, tools, parts, supplies, and advertising, for establishment.
  • Receives and reviews requisitions requesting goods or services.
  • Communicates with vendors to obtain product or service information, such as price, availability, and delivery schedule.
  • Selects products for purchase by testing, observing, or examining items.
  • Expedites orders and requests as needed.
Buyer Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products

Job family population: 108,140

Estimated population of Buyer jobs: 9,690

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Buyer Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Buyer II
Jun 15
Seattle, United States
Northern Lights
Buyer II FULL-TIME $20/hr Responsible for compiling information and reports to prepare purchase orders for procurement of materials required, per established procedures. Verify nomenclature and ...
Jun 5
Seattle, WA, USA
The Buyer will collaborate closely with Sales and Business Operations within the assigned commodities to support the company's overall growth plan. Essential Functions: Responsibilities include, but ...
Buyer I
Jun 18
Bellevue, WA, USA
The Buyer performs all functions needed to ensure the lowest total cost of purchased materials, timely delivery, and high quality to support the site. The purpose is to balance the objectives of ...
Buyers Admin Assistant
Jun 12
Seattle, WA, USA
Ganymede Tickets
We are an American-based organization within the live entertainment and ticketing sector with a proven track record of growth and success over the past 4 years. We are looking for an intelligent and ...
Jun 7
Molbak's Garden + Home
The Molbak's Buyer reports to the Merchandise Manager and is responsible for planning, executing and analyzing the product sales strategy for their designated department(s). The Buyer strives to ...
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