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Manufacturing

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products

Purchase machinery, equipment, tools, parts, supplies, or services necessary for the operation of an establishment.

Salary Breakdown

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products

Average

$56,000

ANNUAL

Entry Level

$33,000

ANNUAL

Mid Level

$59,000

ANNUAL

Expert Level

$85,000

ANNUAL


Top Expected Tasks

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Administration and Management

KNOWLEDGE

Economics and Accounting

KNOWLEDGE

Law and Government

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Writing

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning

ABILITY

Speech Recognition


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