Average Salary for Jobs with Purchasing Skills

The average salary for jobs that require the skills of Purchasing is $99,838 based on United States National Average.

Base Salary

Core compensation

$37,465
$162,211
$99,838
Assistant Bookstore Director
Alternate Job Titles: College Bookstore Assistant Director

Manages one or several activities related to the operation of a university/college bookstore. Purchases new books, coordinates the sale of used books, orders new inventory as needed. Ensures that the textbook inventory is aligned with the needs and class schedule of the students. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a bookstore director. Supervises a group of primarily para... View job details


Bookstore Director - Higher Ed.
Alternate Job Titles: College Bookstore Director | University Bookstore Director

Directs and oversees all activities related to the operation of a university/college bookstore. Purchases new books, coordinates the sale of used books, orders new inventory as needed. Ensures that the textbook inventory is aligned with the needs and class schedule of the students. Hires, trains, and supervises employees. Prepares and manages the staff work schedule so that the store is adequately... View job details


Materials Director
Alternate Job Titles: Director of Materials | Materials Supply Chain Director | Raw Materials Supply Director

Directs and oversees an organization's material management policies, objectives, and initiatives. Responsible for purchase of raw materials, supplies, and equipment. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops bud... View job details


Purchasing Agent
Alternate Job Titles: Ordering and Inventory Clerk | Purchasing Agent / Buyer | Purchasing Processing Agent

Prepares, verifies, and places purchase orders based on business requirements. Monitors a system to maintain inventory levels and availability. Resolves issues related to inventory returns, replacements, and credit arrangements. Typically requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. Works under moderate supervision. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specifi... View job details


Purchasing Clerk
Alternate Job Titles: Entry Purchasing Clerk | Procurement Clerk | Purchasing Records Clerk

Prepares purchase orders and maintains purchasing records. Researches and negotiates with suppliers to obtain prices and specifications. Provides routine administrative support. May operate a system for data entry and transmission. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works u... View job details