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Vice President Purchasing Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$191,609 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Vice President Purchasing is $191,609 a year and $92 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Vice President Purchasing is between $130,991 and $240,346. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Vice President 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

  • Directs, plans, and oversees function or department responsible for all activities involved in the purchase or procurement of raw materials or other unprocessed goods for processing, or machinery, equipment, tools, parts, products, and other supplies or services necessary for operation of an organization in the most timely and economic fashion.
  • Analyzes business conditions to determine current and future needs for supplies and materials.
  • Develops and disseminates the organization's strategy and objectives to all staff.
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures necessary for consistent operation of purchasing department.
Vice President Purchasing Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Purchasing Managers

Job family population: 70,430

Estimated population of Vice President Purchasing jobs: 1,243

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Vice President Purchasing Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Senior Vice President - Retail Operations
Mar 11
Chicago, IL, USA
Cresco Labs
The Senior Vice President of Retail Operations should have experience overseeing regulated ... purchasing cannabis and cannabis-infused products that are produced at other manufacturing ...
Director of Purchasing
Mar 18
Northbrook, IL, USA
Old World Industries, LLC
The Director of Purchasing will work seamlessly with the VP Strategic Sourcing to implement and adapt to strategic sourcing initiatives within the team DUTIES, TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Provide ...
Assistant Vice President of Facultative Reinsurance - Chicago
May 22
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Willis Re Inc. seeks an Assistant Vice President of Facultative Reinsurance to:Manage strategies prepared for construction and property reinsurance policy placement and broking activities. Prepare ...
Purchasing Manager
Apr 23
Chicago, IL, USA
Laystrom Manufacturing Co.
Purchasing Manager Reporting Structure ... This position reports to company President Requirements: Adhere to Core Values of Safety, Character ...
Business Owner / Franchisee / Career Coach
May 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Patrice & Associates
Be an entrepreneur. (It requires an investment to purchase your territory, plus working capital. ... manager, vice president, president, CEO, Director, human resources, recruiter, franchise ...
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