Purchasing Director Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Purchasing Director, Director of Procurement, Director of Purchasing, Procurement Director

What is the average annual salary for Purchasing Director?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Purchasing Director may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Purchasing Director in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Purchasing Director in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Purchasing Director in the United States is $117,397 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Purchasing Director in the United Sates are expected to make less than $117,397.

Source: HR Reported data as of September 2014

Median $117,397
  • 10%$85,821
  • 25%$100,869
  • 75%$137,384
  • 90%$155,581

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Job Description for Purchasing Director

Directs and oversees an organization's purchasing function. Develops policies and procedures related to the procurement of goods and services. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 10 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Purchasing Director job description

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Categories:  Purchasing, Executive and Management

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Top Purchasing Executive, Purchasing Manager, Purchasing Supervisor II, Top Division Purchasing Executive, Purchasing Agent, Purchasing Clerk, Sr, Purchasing Clerk, Purchasing Supervisor III, Purchasing Supervisor I

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