Purchasing Assistant Salary

The average salary for a Purchasing Assistant in the UK is:


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Purchasing Assistant Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £18,228.

The average salary in 2009 was £18,511, based on 16 respondents (a difference of 2% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £19,193, based on 26 respondents (a difference of 4% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £18,367, based on 22 respondents (a difference of -4% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £16,979, based on 14 respondents (a difference of -8% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Purchasing Assistant based on all salary survey responses is: £18,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Purchasing Assistant is £9.35.

Assorted Purchasing Assistant Salary Information

£14,796South West14-June-17
£19,500South East25-July-14
£16,000Yorkshire and North East13-July-14
£20,000Yorkshire and North East23-April-14
£17,500Northern Ireland11-October-13
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Purchasing Assistant salary data

Purchasing Assistant Salary By UK Region

£22,534South West
£15,200Northern Ireland
£19,534North West
£19,750South East
£23,555Yorkshire and North East
£26,438East of England

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Purchasing Assistant, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £14,019 for a worker in their 20s, £18,318 (30s), £21,682 (40s) and £21,682 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Purchasing Assistant is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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