Claims Adjusters, Examiner, and Investigators Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in the state of Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators among 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,350
25th Percentile Wage
$25,110
50th Percentile Wage
$37,570
75th Percentile Wage
$54,800
90th Percentile Wage
$72,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $72,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,350.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.26
25th Percentile Wage
$12.07
50th Percentile Wage
$18.05
75th Percentile Wage
$26.35
90th Percentile Wage
$35.04

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.04. The median hourly salary is $18.05. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.26.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201637,5704.76%3.54%
201535,7804.58%-
201434,140-2.90%-
201335,130-3.16%-
201236,240--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators in Puerto Rico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in some Puerto Rico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in state of Puerto Rico ranges from $36,210 to $59,250. The highest paying area for claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in Puerto Rico is Ponce with a median annual salary of $59,250. The second highest paying city/area in Puerto Rico State is Mayaguez (mean annual salary $58,560). The lowest paying area is San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo with a median annual salary of $36,210.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ponce
$59,250
Mayaguez
$58,560
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$36,210


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