Transportation Security Screeners Salary Information in Puerto Rico

The average annual and hourly salaries for transportation security screeners in the state of Puerto Rico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of transportation security screeners among 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Transportation Security Screeners in Puerto Rico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,800
25th Percentile Wage
$36,250
50th Percentile Wage
$37,370
75th Percentile Wage
$40,730
90th Percentile Wage
$45,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for transportation security screeners in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $45,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,800.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$9.52
25th Percentile Wage
$17.43
50th Percentile Wage
$17.97
75th Percentile Wage
$19.57
90th Percentile Wage
$21.82

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for transportation security screeners in Puerto Rico in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $21.82. The median hourly salary is $17.97. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.52.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of transportation security screeners from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201637,3706.53%6.48%
201434,930-1.86%-
201335,5801.77%-
201234,950--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Transportation Security Screeners in Puerto Rico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of transportation security screeners in some Puerto Rico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of transportation security screeners in state of Puerto Rico ranges from $36,590 to $37,850. The highest paying area for transportation security screeners in Puerto Rico is San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo with a median annual salary of $37,850. The lowest paying area is Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian with a median annual salary of $36,590.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo
$37,850
Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebastian
$36,590


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