The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical and clinical laboratory technologists in Ponce, Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of medical and clinical laboratory technologists in Ponce is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$20,280|
|25th Percentile Wage||$22,210|
|50th Percentile Wage||$26,100|
|75th Percentile Wage||$36,000|
|90th Percentile Wage||$55,630|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical and clinical laboratory technologists in Ponce, Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $55,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $26,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $20,280.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical and clinical laboratory technologists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $26,100 in Ponce is in the middle of salary range for medical and clinical laboratory technologists in state of Puerto Rico. In comparison, the annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technologists in Ponce is 20.5 percent (20.5%) lower than that in the highest paying San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo and 5.9 percent (5.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Mayaguez.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo|| |
|Puerto Rico nonmetropolitan area 2|| |
|Puerto Rico nonmetropolitan area 1|| |
|Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian|| |
|San German-Cabo Rojo|| |