Combined Food Preparation and Serving Worker, Including Fast Food Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in the state of Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food amongst Puerto Rico cities 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 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,140
25th Percentile Wage
$16,800
50th Percentile Wage
$17,900
75th Percentile Wage
$18,990
90th Percentile Wage
$19,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $19,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16,140.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$17,900
0.84% 1.73%
2016
$17,750
1.18% -
2015
$17,540
0.40% -
2014
$17,470
-0.57% -
2013
$17,570
-0.11% -
2012
$17,590
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food in Puerto Rico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in some Puerto Rico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in state of Puerto Rico ranges from $17,390 to $18,100. The highest paying area for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Puerto Rico is Puerto Rico nonmetropolitan area 1 with a median annual salary of $18,100. The second highest paying city/area in Puerto Rico State is Mayaguez (mean annual salary $17,980). The lowest paying area is Yauco with a median annual salary of $17,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Puerto Rico nonmetropolitan area 1
$18,100
Mayaguez
$17,980
Ponce
$17,930
Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian
$17,900
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$17,890
San German-Cabo Rojo
$17,880
Puerto Rico nonmetropolitan area 2
$17,860
Guayama
$17,820
Fajardo
$17,450
Yauco
$17,390




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