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Purchasing Assistant Salary
in Columbia, South Carolina

$34,526 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$632

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 05, 2019

The average pay for a Purchasing Assistant is $34,526 a year and $17 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Purchasing Assistant is between $25,640 and $41,903. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Purchasing Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbia, South Carolina.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Performs analytical, operational, and administrative tasks in support of Managers, Analysts, and Buyers involved in the purchase or acquisition of goods, assets, processes, patents, copyrights, or possession of other services.
  • Monitors employer’s inventory and ensures stores or warehouses are fully stocked.
  • Conducts detailed research for the buyers to enable them to make good decisions, assesses market trends, and conducts cost-benefit analysis of potential vendors.
Purchasing Assistant Job Prevalence in Columbia, South Carolina, United States

Job family: Procurement Clerks

Job family population: 68,100

Estimated population of Purchasing Assistant jobs: 19,241

Rate of error: 1.5%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$40,025
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Purchasing Assistant Job Listings for Columbia, South Carolina

Purchasing Specialist
Dec 3
Newberry, SC, USA
Samsung Electronics Home Appliances
... Assist purchasing manager in managing the purchasing department's budget · Perform all other duties as assigned or required. · Accountable for the quality of work. · Accurately and timely ...
Construction Office Assistant
Nov 4
Lancaster, SC, USA
Broadstreet Homes Inc
This position is responsible for daily communication and maintenance with the Purchasing ... Maintain and configure all starts in BuilderTrend and assist any new vendors with setting up ...
Administrative Assistant
Nov 15
Sumter, SC, USA
Archway Academy
We are seeking an Administrative Assistant To the President to join our team! You will provide high-level administrative support for an Executive at our company. Responsibilities: * Handle ...
Administrative Assistant
Nov 19
Sumter, SC, USA
Roper Staffing
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Need someone that has multi-tasking skills because you will be responsible: 8 Lines, Greeting Clients, Taking Payments, Processing Bill Renewals ...
Part Time Administrative Assistant
Nov 19
Sumter, SC, USA
Roper Staffing
We have two clients seeking individuals for part time employment. 9:00am-2:00pm Monday-Friday. Need individuals that have excellent writing and verbal communication skills. Computer Literacy is a ...

The average pay for a Purchasing Assistant is $34,526 a year and $17 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Purchasing Assistant is between $25,640 and $41,903. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Purchasing Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbia, South Carolina.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Purchasing Specialist
Dec 3
Newberry, SC, USA
Samsung Electronics Home Appliances
... Assist purchasing manager in managing the purchasing department's budget · Perform all other duties as assigned or required. · Accountable for the quality of work. · Accurately and timely ...
Construction Office Assistant
Nov 4
Lancaster, SC, USA
Broadstreet Homes Inc
This position is responsible for daily communication and maintenance with the Purchasing ... Maintain and configure all starts in BuilderTrend and assist any new vendors with setting up ...
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