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Purchasing Officer III
Class Code: 0309
Occupational Area: Managerial
Work Area Purchasing
Probationary Period: 6 months
Last Action: Revised
Spec. Effective Date: 7/30/1999
Exam Effective Date: 7/30/1999
Promotional Line(s): 4

Promotional Line: 4

  Purchasing Officer I
  Purchasing Officer II
  Purchasing Officer III
  Purchasing Officer IV
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Examination Details
Exam Format: Paper Examination
Exam Component(s):
  • Knowledge Test
  • Informational Supplement
Time Limit: 2 hours
Typing Test: No, a Typing Test is not required for this classification.
Credentials Assessment: n/a

Salary Range Data

The State Universities Civil Service System Office, on behalf of the Merit Board, approves salary rates and ranges for each authorized classification in use by Employers. Employers request Merit Board approval to establish, revise, correct, or delete pay rates or ranges through the Salary Data System, a web-based electronic approval process. All approved rates and ranges are compiled into a monthly report available in PDF format on the Salary Range Report page. This report is updated on the 15th (approximately) of each month. Listed below are actual, real-time, active pay ranges contained in the Salary Data System.

RateUniv/AgMinimumMidpointMaximumEff Date
RCSU Chicago State University$2,928.00$3,793.00$4,658.002/16/2010
REIU Eastern Illinois University$3,247.00$4,221.00$5,195.007/1/2013
RGSU Governors State University$2,904.00$3,717.00$4,530.007/1/2001
RISU Illinois State University$3,222.00$4,189.00$5,156.007/1/2007
RISAC Illinois Student Assistance Commission$3,073.00$3,991.50$4,910.007/1/2005
RNEIU Northeastern Illinois University$3,666.00$4,333.00$5,000.003/7/2013
RNIU Northern Illinois University$3,144.00$4,087.50$5,031.001/16/2007
RSIUCSouthern Illinois University Carbondale$3,357.00$4,196.50$5,036.007/1/2009
RSIU-E Southern Illinois University Edwardsville$3,350.00$3,825.00$4,300.007/1/2013
RSIU-SM Southern Illinois University School of Medicine$3,278.46$4,088.48$4,898.507/1/2013
RUI-CH University of Illinois (Chicago Hospital)$24.81$36.55$48.298/19/2012
RUIC University of Illinois (Chicago)$24.81$36.55$48.298/19/2012
RUI-COMP University of Illinois (College of Medicine at Peoria)$18.70$27.03$35.358/27/2006
RUI-COMR University of Illinois (College of Medicine at Rockford)$18.70$27.03$35.358/27/2006
RUI-DSCC University of Illinois (Division of Specialized Care for Children)$21.00$30.94$40.888/19/2013
RUI-DSCC-C University of Illinois (Division of Specialized Care for Children-Chicago)$19.46$28.12$36.788/24/2008
RUIS University of Illinois (Springfield)$20.68$29.06$37.449/1/2013
RUIUCUniversity of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)$24.32$36.19$48.058/19/2012
RWIU Western Illinois University$3,538.00$4,460.50$5,383.007/1/2014

Last Updated: 9/17/2014   

E=Established  N=Negotiated  P=Prevailing  R=Open Range

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