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Purchasing Coordinator Salary

$86,581 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Purchasing Coordinator is $86,581 a year and $42 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Purchasing Coordinator is between $61,040 and $107,370. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Purchasing Coordinator. 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

  • Supervises buyers and purchasing staff involved in the external procurement of raw materials, parts, equipment, supplies, and services for an organization at minimal cost, consistent with delivery requirements and quality specifications.
  • Oversees the selection and ordering of materials, supplies, and services from vendors; showings by manufacturing representatives, growers, or other sellers; or purchases on open market for cash, basing selection on nature of clientele or demand for specific commodity, merchandise, or other property, utilizing knowledge of various articles of commerce and experience as Buyer.
  • Coordinates purchasing activities with user departments to maintain optimum inventory and buy levels.
  • Develops, with upper management, and recommends changes to purchasing procedures and policies.
Purchasing Coordinator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products

Job family population: 294,050

Estimated population of Purchasing Coordinator jobs: 19,766

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Purchasing Coordinator Job Listings for United States

Purchasing Coordinator
May 20
Bend, OR, USA
Purchasing Coordinator Bend, OR PrideStaff, a firm specializing in recruiting for Central Oregon businesses, is seeking an ambitious and hardworking Purchasing Coordinator for an established company ...
Purchasing Coordinator
May 21
Salinas, CA, USA
Full Steam Staffing
Full Steam Staffing is now hiring a Purchasing Coordinator to join the team asap! This is a fast paced highly visual position. It will require at least 1 - 2 years of related experience, preferably ...
Purchasing Coordinator
May 16
Tulsa, OK, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Purchasing Coordinator Tulsa, Ok. Express Employment Professionals in Sand Springs Oklahoma is currently hiring a Purchasing Coordinator for a great Tulsa company. One must have the following ...
Purchasing Coordinator
May 14
Ontario, CA, USA
Accounting Principals
They are looking for an experienced purchasing coordinator/buyer to join their expanding team. This position is responsible for working with suppliers on the purchase of materials, supplies ...
Purchasing Coordinator- Commercial Landscape Construction
May 15
Riverside, CA, USA
Top Tier Landscape Construction
Top Tier Landscape is seeking an experienced professional to fill the position of Purchasing Coordinator for commercial landscape construction. Top Tier Landscape Construction is an established and ...
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