Postsecondary Chemistry Teacher Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary chemistry teachers in the state of Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary chemistry teachers amongst Puerto Rico areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,540
25th Percentile Wage
$45,240
50th Percentile Wage
$65,030
75th Percentile Wage
$82,950
90th Percentile Wage
$96,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,380. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,540.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,030
4.11% 45.79%
2016
$62,360
-4.03% -
2015
$64,870
1.71% -
2014
$63,760
-3.42% -
2013
$65,940
46.54% -
2012
$35,250
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers in Puerto Rico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in some Puerto Rico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in state of Puerto Rico ranges from $29,320 to $81,300. The highest paying area for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Puerto Rico is Mayaguez with a median annual salary of $81,300. The second highest paying city/area in Puerto Rico State is San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo (mean annual salary $65,160). The lowest paying area is Ponce with a median annual salary of $29,320.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Mayaguez
$81,300
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$65,160
Ponce
$29,320




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