Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teacher Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for other postsecondary social sciences 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 social sciences 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 Social Sciences Teachers in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$62,770
50th Percentile Wage
$50,910
25th Percentile Wage
$42,160
10th Percentile Wage
$34,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other postsecondary social sciences teachers in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $62,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,290.

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 social sciences 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 $50,910 2.35%
2013 $49,740 -5.24%
2012 $52,490 -1.78%
2011 $53,440 -27.98%
2010 $74,200 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for other postsecondary social sciences teachers in state of Puerto Rico from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -5.24%.We also see in both 2011 and 2012 the salaries had negtive growth.

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

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

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of other postsecondary social sciences teachers in some Puerto Rico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other postsecondary social sciences teachers in state of Puerto Rico ranges from $37,750 to $51,400. The highest paying area for other postsecondary social sciences teachers in Puerto Rico is San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo with a median annual salary of $51,400. The lowest paying area is Ponce with a median annual salary of $37,750.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$51,400
Ponce
$37,750

Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teacher Salary by State

Alabama       Alaska       Arizona       Arkansas       California       Colorado       D.C.       Florida       Georgia       Illinois       Indiana       Iowa       Kansas       Kentucky       Maine       Maryland       Massachusetts       Michigan       Minnesota       Mississippi       Missouri       Montana       New Hampshire       New Jersey       New York       North Carolina       North Dakota       Ohio       Oregon       Pennsylvania       Puerto Rico       Rhode Island       South Carolina       Tennessee       Texas       Utah       Virginia       Washington       West Virginia       Wisconsin