Pennsylvania Purchasing Agents: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Purchasing Agents in Pennsylvania

Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Erie, Williamsport and State College
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Allentown, Scranton and Reading
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Harrisburg

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Harrisburg and York

Schools for Purchasing Agents in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Purchasing Agent Training Schools in Pennsylvania

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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

Thomas More College

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration
  • Degrees: Master

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

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Business Administration/Marketing and Management
  • Degrees: Associate

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

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

Grow Your Career with the University of Saint Mary

  • Programs: Masters of Business Administration - Human Resources Management, Masters of Business Administration - Health Care Management, Masters of Business Administration - General Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Berks Technical Institute (BTI) can help get you from here to a new career!

  • Programs: Business Administration - Associate in Specialized Business
  • Degrees: Associate

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  • Programs: Business Administration
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Pennsylvania Purchasing Agent Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Saint Joseph's University Philadelphia Doctorate 7,542

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

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


Altoona 100 $53240 0.77
Gettysburg 40 $53380 0.52
Harrisburg 780 $59290 1.18
Carlisle 780 $59290 1.18
Bloomsburg 120 $48610 1.29
Berwick 120 $48610 1.29
Johnstown 90 $48850 0.75
Chambersburg 210 $52500 1.78
Waynesboro 210 $52500 1.78
East Stroudsburg 110 $58010 0.93
Erie 330 $54360 1.23
Pittsburgh 2780 $58470 1.16
Reading 360 $54730 1
Lancaster 440 $53880 0.91
Lebanon 120 $54270 1.15
Scranton 370 $52240 0.68
Wilkes 370 $52240 0.68
Barre 370 $52240 0.68
Hazleton 370 $52240 0.68
State College 120 $61360 0.86
Williamsport 100 $51880 0.86
York 550 $60370 1.47
Hanover 550 $60370 1.47
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