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Purchasing Specialist Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$50,150 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Purchasing Specialist is $50,150 a year and $24 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Purchasing Specialist is between $36,530 and $61,478. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Purchases materials, equipment, supplies, and services of a specialized or complex nature in compliance with purchasing policies and procedures.
  • Designs and implements cost effective strategies related to purchasing in an organization.
  • Reviews and analyzes purchase requisitions, evaluates methods for and recommends improvements in processing of purchase requisitions, and monitors change orders.
  • Investigates and develops sources of supplies; issues bid requests, prepares bid specifications, formal bid invitations, or requests for proposals; receives and analyzes bids, quotes, and proposals; selects and awards vendors to procure requisitioned commodities; and administers contracts.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Purchasing Specialist Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

Dec 28
Power Technology, Inc.
Vendor selection, pricing and the purchase of all materials including but not limited to: maintenance, repair and operations; live operations, operating supplies and capital expenditures. Implements ...
Purchasing Analyst
Jan 15
North Little Rock, AR, USA
Swoon Staffing
Responsible for the analysis and maintenance of purchasing * Working closely with coworkers, customers, and suppliers * Project management * Solution oriented as you will be figuring out cost ...
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El Dorado, United States
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Dec 26
Heber Springs, AR, USA
Defiance Metal Products
The Buyer/Planner is responsible for issuing purchase orders and schedules for all planned materials, equipment and supplies from vendors; evaluates quotes and services, under the direction of the ...
Truckload Logistics Specialist
Dec 28
Little Rock, AR, USA
The Truckload Logistics Specialist is the operational support for our nationwide sales team. The role is responsible for accurately quoting, building, and communicating updates for truckload ...