Purchasing Clerk Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Purchasing Clerk make in District of Columbia? The average Purchasing Clerk salary in District of Columbia is $46,966 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $41,377 and $52,771. 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% $41,377 10% $36,289 90% $58,057 75% $52,771 $46,966 50%(Median)
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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)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $46,730 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $46,730 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $46,730 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $46,730 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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