Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information in Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postmasters and mail superintendents in Birmingham-Hoover is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postmasters and Mail Superintendents in Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,820
25th Percentile Wage
$64,350
50th Percentile Wage
$71,600
75th Percentile Wage
$80,630
90th Percentile Wage
$93,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $93,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $62,820.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.20
25th Percentile Wage
$30.94
50th Percentile Wage
$34.43
75th Percentile Wage
$38.77
90th Percentile Wage
$44.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $44.84. The median hourly salary is $34.43. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.20.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postmasters and mail superintendents from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201671,600-3.81%2.33%
201574,3302.74%-
201472,2901.00%-
201371,5702.29%-
201269,930--

Table 3. Compare Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary in Birmingham-Hoover with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $71,600, Birmingham-Hoover is the second highest paying city for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of Alabama, following the highest paying city Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $73,480). Compared with Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Birmingham-Hoover is 2.6 percent (2.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$73,480
Birmingham-Hoover
$71,600
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$67,570
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$63,600
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$63,090

See also: Top paying jobs in Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama.