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Purchasing Managers

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.

Purchasing Managers

About this Career Path

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.

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Environment

Most purchasing managers work full time. Many work more than 40 hours per week.

Salary Breakdown

Purchasing Managers

$126,260

AVERAGE ANNUALLY

$73,520

ENTRY LEVEL

$126,260

MID LEVEL

$189,070

EXPERT LEVEL

$60.7

AVERAGE HOURLY

$35.35

ENTRY LEVEL

$60.7

MID LEVEL

$90.9

EXPERT LEVEL

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Purchasing Managers

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Current Available Jobs

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Purchasing Managers

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Purchasing Managers

K

KNOWLEDGE

Administration and Management

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KNOWLEDGE

English Language

K

KNOWLEDGE

Production and Processing

K

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

K

KNOWLEDGE

Law and Government

S

SKILL

Coordination

S

SKILL

Active Listening

S

SKILL

Speaking

S

SKILL

Critical Thinking

S

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

A

ABILITY

Speech Recognition

A

ABILITY

Speech Clarity

A

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

A

ABILITY

Oral Expression

A

ABILITY

Written Expression