Other Physicians and Surgeons Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for other physicians and surgeons in the state of Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other physicians and surgeons among Puerto Rico metropolitan 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 Other Physicians and Surgeons in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,030
25th Percentile Wage
$46,400
50th Percentile Wage
$86,220
75th Percentile Wage
$193,030
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other physicians and surgeons in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $193,030. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,030.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.92
25th Percentile Wage
$22.31
50th Percentile Wage
$41.45
75th Percentile Wage
$92.80
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other physicians and surgeons in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $92.80. The median hourly salary is $41.45. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.92.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other physicians and surgeons from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201686,2208.92%-3.87%
201578,5304.98%-
201474,620-1.14%-
201375,470-18.67%-
201289,560--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Physicians and Surgeons in Puerto Rico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other physicians and surgeons in some Puerto Rico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other physicians and surgeons in state of Puerto Rico ranges from $82,390 to $184,770. The highest paying area for other physicians and surgeons in Puerto Rico is Ponce with a median annual salary of $184,770. The lowest paying area is San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo with a median annual salary of $82,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ponce
$184,770
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$82,390


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