Purchasing Agent Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Purchasing Agent make in District of Columbia? The average Purchasing Agent salary in District of Columbia is $68,027 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $57,733 and $80,173. 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.

25% $57,733 10% $48,361 90% $91,231 75% $80,173 $68,027 50%(Median)
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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 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $67,685 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $67,685 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $67,685 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $67,685 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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