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2021 Maryland Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Salary Guide

Purchase machinery, equipment, tools, parts, supplies, or services necessary for the operation of an establishment. Purchase raw or semifinished materials for manufacturing. May negotiate contracts.

Maryland Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Salary 2021

Salary

$78.7K

Growth

-4%

Bright Outlook

Below Average

Green

No

How Much Do Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Make in Maryland 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $46,590 $59,800 $78,690 $103,620 $123,200
Hourly Wage $22.40 $28.75 $37.83 $49.82 $59.23

How Much Do Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Make in Maryland 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$46,590
$59,800
$78,690
$103,620
$123,200
Hourly Wage
$22.40
$28.75
$37.83
$49.82
$59.23

What Do Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Do?

Purchase machinery, equipment, tools, parts, supplies, or services necessary for the operation of an establishment. Purchase raw or semifinished materials for manufacturing. May negotiate contracts.

Also known as:

Buyer, Procurement Official, Procurement Specialist, Purchasing Administrator, Purchasing Agent

  • Execute sales or other financial transactions.
  • Purchase products or services.
  • Evaluate applicable laws and regulations to determine impact on organizational activities.
  • Purchase products or services.
  • Negotiate contracts with clients or service providers.
  • Analyze business or financial data.
  • Establish organizational guidelines or policies.
  • Monitor inventories of products or materials.
  • Supervise employees.
  • Train personnel to enhance job skills.
  • Maintain data in information systems or databases.
  • Confer with personnel to coordinate business operations.
  • Obtain information about goods or services.
  • Monitor organizational processes.
  • Monitor inventories of products or materials.
  • Monitor inventories of products or materials.
  • Develop technical specifications for systems or equipment.
  • Confer with personnel to coordinate business operations.
  • Obtain information about goods or services.
  • Analyze market conditions or trends.
  • Conduct eligibility or selection interviews.
  • Estimate demand for products or services.
  • Pay charges, fees, or taxes.
  • Develop business relationships.

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Job Outlook in Maryland

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Maryland 11,040 10,580 -4% 1,110
United States 449,300 409,700 -9% 36,000

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Job Outlook in Maryland

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Maryland
11,040
10,580
-4%
1,110
United States
449,300
409,700
-9%
36,000

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Schooling & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree
  • No work experience
  • 1 to 12 months on-the-job training

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Schools in Maryland

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Howard Community College General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other Columbia, MD 2 years: 0
At least one but less than two years: 0
Montgomery College General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other Rockville, MD At least one but less than two years: 0

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Schools in Maryland

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other
Columbia, MD
2 years: 0
At least one but less than two years: 0
General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other
Rockville, MD
At least one but less than two years: 0

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Jobs in Maryland.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Columbia, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Annapolis, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Landover, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Indian Head, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Baltimore, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Frederick, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Bethesda, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Lexington Park, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Administrator Senior General Dynamics Information Technology Aberdeen, Maryland 09/23/2021 Yes
Contracts Specialist Orbis Technologies Annapolis, Maryland 09/23/2021 No

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Jobs in Maryland.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
General Dynamics Information Technology
Columbia, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Annapolis, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Landover, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Indian Head, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Baltimore, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Frederick, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Bethesda, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Lexington Park, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Aberdeen, Maryland
09/23/2021
Yes
Orbis Technologies
Annapolis, Maryland
09/23/2021
No

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products Salary Guide 2021

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