How much does a Purchasing Clerk make in the United States? The average Purchasing Clerk salary in the United States is $42,525 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $37,465 and $47,785. 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.
Purchasing Clerk prepares purchase orders and maintains purchasing records. Researches and negotiates with suppliers to obtain prices and specifications. Being a Purchasing Clerk provides routine administrative support. May operate a system for data entry and transmission. Additionally, Purchasing Clerk typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. The Purchasing Clerk possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
Dycom Industries, Inc. provides specialty contracting services in the United States. The company offers various specialty contracting services, including program management, engineering, construction, maintenance, and installation services, such as placement and splicing of fiber, copper, and coaxial cables to telecomm... More
DYCOM INDUSTRIES INC
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
What does a Purchasing Clerk do?
Purchasing Clerk in Alachua, FL
Maintains records and specifications for cylinders, valves, bottles, packaging materials, etc.
October 10, 2019
Handles most situations independently, but reports major problems to management.
October 25, 2019
Order entry requires the calculation of landed cost estimates and, occasionally, unit conversions.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Purchasing Clerk in the United States. The base salary for Purchasing Clerk ranges from $37,465 to $47,785 with the average base salary of $42,525. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $37,838 to $48,614 with the average total cash compensation of $43,186.