How much does a Chief Purchasing Officer make in the United States? The average Chief Purchasing Officer salary in the United States is $210,590 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $180,990 and $244,790. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $180,990 10% $154,041 90% $275,927 75% $244,790 $210,590 50%(Median)
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The Chief Purchasing Officer is responsible for planning and directing materials and supply to reduce costs and improve quality. Oversees all aspects of an organization's goods and services purchasing function. Being a Chief Purchasing Officer typically reports to top management. Requires a bachelor's degree. The Chief Purchasing Officer manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. Working as a Chief Purchasing Officer typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2021

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