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Clerk Purchasing Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$45,396 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clerk Purchasing is $45,396 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Clerk Purchasing is between $33,806 and $55,050. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Clerk Purchasing. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Types and performs other clerical duties related to the business of purchasing.
  • Edits purchase requests and prepares purchase orders.
  • Keeps files and records of materials, prices, inventories, and deliveries.
Clerk Purchasing Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Procurement Clerks

Job family population: 70,510

Estimated population of Clerk Purchasing jobs: 21,756

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Clerk Purchasing Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Project Clerk (12-Month Project)
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
BGIS is currently seeking a Project Clerk to join the team in Chicago, IL site. BGIS is a leading ... Track invoices, purchase orders, and budgets for multiple projects. * Distribute all incoming ...
Parts Clerk
May 20
Chicago, IL, USA
National Safety Apparel
... Purchasing · Other projects and tasks assigned by supervisor Experience/Qualifications: · Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a dynamic environment · Experience working with ...
Procurement Clerk
May 21
Rosemont, IL, USA
CRS Group
Procurement Clerk Duration: 5+ month contract Location: Rosemont, IL 60018 Rate: $20/hr Overview ... On a daily basis, confirm every purchase order accurately using the vendor confirmation while also ...
Accounts Payable Clerk
May 17
Naperville, IL, USA
Brilliant Financial Staffing- Downers Grove
The Accounts Payable Clerk would join a team of 3 other Accounts Payable Clerks and report into the ... purchase card policy • Initiate and/or process payments transactions for all ACHs or Wire ...
Accounting Clerk
May 7
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Emergency Nurses Association
The Accounting Clerk is responsible for accounts payable functions, cash receipt processing ... Reviews and processes accounts payable invoices, expense reports and employee purchase cards via ...
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