Purchasing Agent Salary in California

How much does a Purchasing Agent make in California? The average Purchasing Agent salary in California is $67,817 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $57,552 and $79,923. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in California

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Skills Associated with Purchasing Agent: Inventory Control Software, Purchasing, Inventory Management

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Job Description

Purchasing Agent prepares, verifies, and places purchase orders based on business requirements. Monitors a system to maintain inventory levels and availability. Being a Purchasing Agent resolves issues related to inventory returns, replacements, and credit arrangements. Typically requires a high school diploma. Additionally, Purchasing Agent typically reports to supervisor or manager. The Purchasing Agent works under moderate supervision. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Purchasing Agent typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coachella, CA Avg. Salary $64,437 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $64,825 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $67,929 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $64,372 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $61,601 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $66,678 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $64,557 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $60,471 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $71,946 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $71,776 Date Updated September 26, 2019
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