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The average head of purchasing salary in United States is $164,466 or an equivalent hourly rate of $79. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $19,654. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level head of purchasing (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $118,526. On the other end, a senior level head of purchasing (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $268,508.

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Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of buyers, purchasing officers, and related workers involved in purchasing materials, products, and services. Includes wholesale or retail trade merchandising managers and procurement managers.

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtained.

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