Purchasing Generalist II Salary in the United States

How much does a Purchasing Generalist II make in the United States? The average Purchasing Generalist II salary in the United States is $64,640 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $57,710 and $72,810. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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The Purchasing Generalist II qualifies vendors, evaluates bids, and negotiates prices and terms for purchased goods and services. Purchases materials, supplies and services at the most favorable terms for the organization. Being a Purchasing Generalist II may require a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Tracks purchases, monitors vendor quality, and maintains a current database of vendor information. In addition, Purchasing Generalist II typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Purchasing Generalist II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Working as a Purchasing Generalist II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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