Secondary School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary Information in Ponce, Puerto Rico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Ponce, Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education 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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Ponce, Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,730
25th Percentile Wage
$29,290
50th Percentile Wage
$35,910
75th Percentile Wage
$43,330
90th Percentile Wage
$49,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education 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 $49,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,730.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,910
-3.09% 11.17%
2016
$37,020
2.19% -
2015
$36,210
6.68% -
2014
$33,790
4.47% -
2013
$32,280
1.18% -
2012
$31,900
- -

Table 3. Compare Secondary School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary in Ponce with Other Puerto Rico Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $35,910, Ponce is the second highest paying city for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in state of Puerto Rico, following the highest paying city Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian (median annual salary of $37,800). Compared with Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian, the median annual salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Ponce is 5.0 percent (5.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian
$37,800
Ponce
$35,910
Mayaguez
$34,940
Guayama
$34,270
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$33,840
San German-Cabo Rojo
$33,670
Fajardo
$33,070



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