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Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Peoria, Rockford and Chicago
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Kankakee and Champaign
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Rockford

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Danville and Champaign

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More Illinois Purchasing Agent Training Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Palatine
Associates
14,142

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
KankakeeN/A $
PeoriaN/A $
RockfordN/A $
SpringfieldN/A $
Champaign-UrbanaN/A $
DanvilleN/A $
DecaturN/A $
BloomingtonN/A $

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