Other Postsecondary Teacher Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for other postsecondary teachers in the state of Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other postsecondary teachers amongst 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Postsecondary Teachers in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$90,930
75th Percentile Wage
$76,610
50th Percentile Wage
$54,500
25th Percentile Wage
$22,410
10th Percentile Wage
$17,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other postsecondary teachers in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,340.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
10th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other postsecondary teachers in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $54,500 -0.09%
2013 $54,550 6.77%
2012 $51,090 5.56%
2011 $48,400 -3.99%
2010 $50,410 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for other postsecondary teachers in state of Puerto Rico from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 8.11%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 6.77%. We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 5.56% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -3.99%.

Table 4. Average Other Postsecondary Teacher Wage in Puerto Rico vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Other Postsecondary Teachers in Puerto Rico Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of other postsecondary teachers in some Puerto Rico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other postsecondary teachers in state of Puerto Rico ranges from $58,680 to $68,270. The highest paying area for other postsecondary teachers in Puerto Rico is Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian with a median annual salary of $68,270. The lowest paying area is San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo with a median annual salary of $58,680.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian
$68,270
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$58,680

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