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Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Richmond, Winchester and Blacksburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Roanoke and Harrisonburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Lynchburg

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Winchester, Richmond and Virginia Beach

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More Virginia 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
Norfolk
Doctorate
24,375
Charlottesville
Doctorate
24,360
Arlington
Masters
5,894
Arlington
Doctorate
1,176
Vienna
Masters
177

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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
CharlottesvilleN/A N/A
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-RadfordN/A N/A
HarrisonburgN/A N/A
LynchburgN/A N/A
RichmondN/A N/A
RoanokeN/A N/A
Staunton-WaynesboroN/A N/A

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