Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agent Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in the state of Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents amongst Puerto Rico cities 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 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$183,390
75th Percentile Wage
$76,100
50th Percentile Wage
$51,410
25th Percentile Wage
$30,260
10th Percentile Wage
$24,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $183,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,350.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$88.17
75th Percentile Wage
$36.59
50th Percentile Wage
$24.72
25th Percentile Wage
$14.55
10th Percentile Wage
$11.71

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $88.17. The median hourly salary is $24.72. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.71.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $51,410 8.03%
2013 $47,590 -43.00%
2012 $83,490 27.04%
2011 $65,720 95.48%
2010 $33,620 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in state of Puerto Rico from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 52.91%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -43.00%.We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 27.04% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 95.48% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agent Wage in Puerto Rico vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Advertising Sales Agents
$30,520
Insurance Sales Agents
$30,360
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
$51,410
Travel Agents
$27,390
Other Sales Representatives
$22,930

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agent Salary by State

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