Planner/Buyer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$55,000
$40,000
$55,000
$74,000
Planner/buyers in the United States make an average salary of $55,061 per year or $26.47 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $40,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $74,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Connecticut provide the highest planner/buyer salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Reno, NV
$64,465
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Map of Planner/Buyer Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Planner/Buyers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Planner/Buyer Salary By Location

While a planner/buyer can average a salary of $55,061 per year, or $26.47 per hour, there are many opportunities for planner/buyers to make more. For example, in Reno, NV you might make $64,465 per year. Other high-paying locations include San Leandro, CA, Billerica, MA and Bothell, WA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Reno, NV where the average starting salary is $36,000. The highest paying states for planner/buyers include Alaska, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Meanwhile, Kentucky, Iowa, and South Dakota offer the lowest salaries.

Average Planner/Buyer Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Seagate Technology and KLA as they offer the highest salaries for planner/buyers.

Company
Average Salary
$79,413
$79k
$76,214
$76k
$75,508
$76k
$74,169
$74k
$72,631
$73k
$71,512
$72k

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Average Planner/Buyer Pay By Industry

Planner/buyer salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with automotive, health care, and technology companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, a planner/buyer can make a yearly salary of $60,146 while working for automotive companies. All the while, other planner/buyers are making $57,789 at health care companies and $57,003 at technology companies. One industry planner/buyers may want to avoid is the retail industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $50,932.

Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$60,146
$60k
Health Care
Health Care
$57,789
$58k
Technology
Technology
$57,003
$57k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$52,925
$53k
Retail
Retail
$50,932
$51k

Planner/Buyer Salary History

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Recently Added Planner/Buyer Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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Procurement/Purchasing Specialist-Commercial Manufacturer-Salary To 50K
Procurement/Purchasing Specialist-Commercial Manufacturer-Salary To 50K
07/29/2020
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$50,000
$50,000
07/29/2020
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07/25/2020
07/25/2020
$54,533
$54,533
07/25/2020
Purchasing Specialist
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07/24/2020
07/24/2020
$43,827
$43,827
07/24/2020
South Florida State College
South Florida State College
Purchasing Specialist
Purchasing Specialist
Purchasing Specialist
07/10/2020
07/10/2020
$21,500
$21,500
07/10/2020
Loan Purchasing Specialist
Loan Purchasing Specialist
07/09/2020
07/09/2020
$41,740
$41,740
07/09/2020
Buyer/Planner
Buyer/Planner
07/09/2020
07/09/2020
$62,610
$62,610
07/09/2020
Planner Buyer Analyst
Planner Buyer Analyst
07/02/2020
07/02/2020
$83,480
$83,480
07/02/2020
Community Action Council
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Budget and Purchasing Specialist (Fayette CO)
Budget and Purchasing Specialist (Fayette CO)
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$39,152
$39,152
06/30/2020
Purchase & Referred Care Specialist
Purchase & Referred Care Specialist
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$41,000
$41,000
06/28/2020
Buyer Planner
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06/25/2020
06/25/2020
$31,305
$31,305
06/25/2020