Human Resources Specialist Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for human resources specialists in the state of Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of human resources specialists 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Human Resources Specialists in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,720
25th Percentile Wage
$24,010
50th Percentile Wage
$31,400
75th Percentile Wage
$42,550
90th Percentile Wage
$57,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources specialists in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $31,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of human resources specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$31,400
1.02% 1.85%
2016
$31,080
-2.48% -
2015
$31,850
0.50% -
2014
$31,690
1.07% -
2013
$31,350
1.69% -
2012
$30,820
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Human Resources Specialists in Puerto Rico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of human resources specialists in some Puerto Rico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of human resources specialists in state of Puerto Rico ranges from $19,180 to $32,480. The highest paying area for human resources specialists in Puerto Rico is San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo with a median annual salary of $32,480. The second highest paying city/area in Puerto Rico State is Mayaguez (mean annual salary $28,740). The lowest paying area is San German-Cabo Rojo with a median annual salary of $19,180.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$32,480
Mayaguez
$28,740
Ponce
$26,640
Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian
$25,760
Fajardo
$24,680
San German-Cabo Rojo
$19,180




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