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Purchasing Managers


Coordinate the work of buying products or services for an organization.

Purchasing Managers plan or direct the work of other employees who are involved in buying materials, products, or services for an organization.

Wages $61.59 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Good
Education & Training Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Operations Management
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