Alabama Purchasing Agents: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Purchasing Agents in Alabama

Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Huntsville, Anniston and Mobile
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Auburn, Florence and Tuscaloosa
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Huntsville, Birmingham and Mobile

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Huntsville, Auburn and Anniston

Schools for Purchasing Agents in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Purchasing Agent Training Schools in Alabama

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You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.

  • Programs: MBA - Supply Chain Management, MA/Organizational Management - Supply Chain Management, BA/Supply Chain Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Business Administration - Procurement, BS in Business Administration - Supply Chain Management and Logistics, BS in Business Administration - Management, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration – Logistics, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Doctor of Business Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Supply Chain Management - Bachelor, Business Intelligence - MBA (Master's), Business Administration - DBA (Doctorate), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Associate

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Kindom Business, Master of Business Administration - Franchising, Bachelor of Science in Business, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: AA in Business, DBA in Project Management
  • Degrees: Associate, Doctorate

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MBA - Operations/Supply Chain Mgmt, IMBA - Operations/Supply Chain Mgt, MBA with concentration in Music Business, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Congratulations! Your interest in Independence University is an important first step toward changing your life. A career-focused degree is the key to a career with a potentially higher income, better benefits, and more satisfaction.

  • Programs: Business Administration (BS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Operations Management
  • Degrees: Master
South University

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Business Administration (BBA), Business Administration (MBA)
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Alabama. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Purchasing Agents

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Purchasing Agents relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Anniston 100 $64000 1.16
Oxford 100 $64000 1.16
Jacksonville 100 $64000 1.16
Auburn 110 $46760 0.95
Opelika 110 $46760 0.95
Florence 60 $59080 0.55
Muscle Shoals 60 $59080 0.55
Gadsden 40 $39330 0.51
Huntsville 2000 $78470 4.43
Daphne 80 $56110 0.58
Fairhope 80 $56110 0.58
Foley 80 $56110 0.58
Decatur 140 $62680 1.3
Birmingham 1150 $56670 1.09
Hoover 1150 $56670 1.09
Dothan 70 $41220 0.59
Mobile 430 $59370 1.2
Montgomery 390 $58100 1.15
Tuscaloosa 180 $52680 0.85
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