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Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Angelo, Austin and Houston
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: McAllen, Laredo and Brownsville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Austin

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Antonio, Dallas and Austin

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More Texas 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
Total Enrollment
Houston
Masters
13,919
Levelland
Associates
9,329
Austin
Masters
2,094

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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® 23.1 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
Austin-Round RockN/A N/A
AbileneN/A N/A
AmarilloN/A N/A
Beaumont-Port ArthurN/A N/A
Brownsville-HarlingenN/A N/A
College Station-BryanN/A N/A
Corpus ChristiN/A N/A
Dallas-Fort Worth-ArlingtonN/A N/A
El PasoN/A N/A
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar LandN/A N/A
San AngeloN/A N/A
San Antonio-New BraunfelsN/A N/A
LaredoN/A N/A
LongviewN/A N/A
LubbockN/A N/A
McAllen-Edinburg-MissionN/A N/A
MidlandN/A N/A
Killeen-TempleN/A N/A
OdessaN/A N/A
Sherman-DenisonN/A N/A
TylerN/A N/A
VictoriaN/A N/A
WacoN/A N/A
Wichita FallsN/A N/A

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