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Supervisor Purchasing Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$92,798 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Supervisor Purchasing is $92,798 a year and $45 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Supervisor Purchasing is between $65,423 and $115,080. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Supervisor 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

  • 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.
Supervisor Purchasing Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 294,050

Estimated population of Supervisor Purchasing jobs: 19,766

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Supervisor Purchasing Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Assembly Supervisor
Mar 26
Aurora, IL, USA
JB Industries
Position will work closely with other factory supervisors, purchasing, customer service, and mfg engineering. This position will be a hands-on role that will be the point person for set-ups in the ...
Maintenance Supervisor
May 18
Chicago, IL, USA
Property Management Company
The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for performing various maintenance functions that are ... Identify, manage and purchase all materials, supplies and tools needed to keep maintenance shop ...
Client Services Supervisor
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
The Supervisor, Client Services provides support to the Regional VP, Regional Manager, Area Manager ... purchase and bonuses.
Landscape Construction Field Supervisor
Apr 19
Forest Park, IL, USA
McAdam Landscaping, Inc.
Work with the Construction Manager and Purchasing Manager to ensure documentation and materials are ... Previous experience in a supervisory role * Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus * Current, valid driver ...
Accounts Payable Supervisor
May 16
Deerfield, IL, USA
The Fountain Group
We are a national staffing firm and are currently seeking an -----Accounts Payable Supervisor for a ... Analyze IR/GR discrepancies and work closely with Purchasing Department on PO to invoice ...
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