How much does a Purchasing Clerk make in Rhode Island? The average Purchasing Clerk salary in Rhode Island is $45,027 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $39,671 and $50,594. 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.

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25% $39,671 10% $34,795 90% $55,664 75% $50,594 $45,027 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Purchasing Clerk

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

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $44,769 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $44,855 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $44,855 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $45,046 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $44,984 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $45,455 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $44,812 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $44,969 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $44,855 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $45,552 Date Updated August 27, 2020
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