Opticians, Dispensing Salary Information in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of opticians, dispensing in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of opticians, dispensing in Mayaguez is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Opticians, Dispensing in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,680
25th Percentile Wage
$18,100
50th Percentile Wage
$20,300
75th Percentile Wage
$24,040
90th Percentile Wage
$29,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for opticians, dispensing in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $29,710. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $20,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,680.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of opticians, dispensing from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$20,300
5.17% 0.00%
2014
$19,250
-35.48% -
2013
$26,080
22.16% -
2012
$20,300
- -

Table 3. Compare Opticians, Dispensing Salary in Mayaguez with Other Puerto Rico Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $20,300, Mayaguez is the highest paying city for opticians, dispensing in state of Puerto Rico, followed by Ponce (median annual salary $19,460). In comparison, the median annual salary of opticians, dispensing in Mayaguez is 4.1 percent (4.1%) higher than that in Ponce.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Mayaguez
$20,300
Ponce
$19,460
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$19,430
Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian
$17,530



See also: Top paying jobs in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.