Massachusetts Purchasing Agents: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Purchasing Agents in Massachusetts

Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Massachusetts

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pittsfield, Lowell and Framingham
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Barnstable, New Bedford and Leominster
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Springfield and Framingham

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Framingham, Boston and Lowell

Schools for Purchasing Agents in Massachusetts are listed below.

Selected Purchasing Agent Training Schools in Massachusetts

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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: DBA in Project Management
  • Degrees: 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

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Operations and Supply Chain Management, Master of Business Aministration
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: MBA - Building Creativity, Post-Master's Certificate in Business Administration - General Business, Management - PhD in Bus. Admin., more...
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate, Doctorate, Bachelor

Earn your Master's degree online from Norwich University.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration Online
  • Degrees: Master

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Doctor of Business Administration, DBA, Master in Business Administration - Management
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

Concordia University, Nebraska offers accredited Master of Education and Master of Science degree programs online to help advance your career and become a transformative leader.

  • Programs: MBA - Master of Business Administration - Business Intelligence, MBA - Master of Business Administration - Risk Management
  • Degrees: Master

University of Valley Forge was founded in 1939 and is part of an international network of Assemblies of God colleges and universities.

  • Programs: BS in Business Administration
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Business - Logistics Management, Master of Business Administration
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
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More Massachusetts Purchasing Agent Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Northeastern University Boston Doctorate & First Professional 24,434

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Massachusetts. 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


New Bedford 100 $61160 0.77
Pittsfield 70 $61230 0.78
Leominster 50 $65190 0.47
Gardner 50 $65190 0.47
Barnstable Town 70 $60550 0.35
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