Senior Buyer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$76,000
$54,000
Min 10%
$76,000
Median 50%
$105,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
5.4 years
How much does a senior buyer make?
The national average salary for a Senior Buyer in the United States is $76,107 per year or $36.59 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $105,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $54,000 per year. Manufacturing companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Buyers. Alaska, Delaware, Nevada, New York, and Connecticut have the highest paying Senior Buyer jobs. The typical tenure for a Senior Buyer is 5.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Buyer
$51,327

Average Senior Buyer Salary By Location

Senior Buyers in the United States of America make on average $76,107 a year or $36.59 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Senior Buyer salaries at $86,633 per year. Even an entry-level Senior Buyer makes $48,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. Some of the states with the best Senior Buyer salaries are Alaska, Delaware, Nevada, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Maryland. Hawaii, Iowa, South Dakota, Kansas, and Colorado have the lowest reported salaries for Senior Buyers.

Map of Senior Buyer Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Senior Buyer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Senior Buyer makes. Manufacturing companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Senior Buyers are Microsoft and CA Technologies. If you can find a job at a company like Long Realty or Abbott, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Senior Buyers.
Company
Average Salary
$121,924
$122k
$92,543
$93k
$91,244
$91k
$88,371
$88k
$88,081
$88k
$87,380
$87k

Average Senior Buyer Pay By Industry

Wages for Senior Buyers can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Technology companies, Health Care companies, and Automotive companies pay their Senior Buyers well. Salaries for Senior Buyers in Technology companies average $79,967 annually, while Health Care companies and Automotive companies pay $77,956 and $77,530, respectively. The average salary for Senior Buyers in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $73,366.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$79,967
$80k
Health Care
Health Care
$77,956
$78k
Automotive
Automotive
$77,530
$78k
Retail
Retail
$76,606
$77k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$73,366
$73k

Senior Buyer Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Senior Buyer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Butler Technical Group
SR. Buyer
04/29/2020
$66,784
Senior Buyer/Finance
03/28/2020
$43,143
King County Washington
Lead Senior Buyer
03/28/2020
$89,744
Idaho Division of Human Resources
Senior Buyer
03/18/2020
$39,229
Personnel Services
Senior Buyer
03/12/2020
$65,000
SR. Buyer
02/25/2020
$93,915
Senior Buyer
02/24/2020
$65,000
Senior Buyer
02/22/2020
$60,000
Senior Buyer
01/26/2020
$48,252
Senior Buyer
01/25/2020
$60,623
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