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Highest Paying Cities for Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

The top 100 highest paying cities for postmasters and mail superintendents (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of postmasters and mail superintendents in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $89,400, Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California is the highest paying city for postmasters and mail superintendents. It is followed by Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California (average annual salary $89,220). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of postmasters and mail superintendents in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$89,400
30
2 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$89,220
100
3 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$88,970
40
4 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$86,140
40
5 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$85,730
40
6 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$85,060
40
7 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$84,080
80
8 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$82,820
80
9 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$81,990
40
10 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$81,990
40
11 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$81,840
40
12 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$81,770
80
13 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$81,520
30
14 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$81,260
80
15 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$81,100
40
16 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$80,960
50
17 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$80,820
70
18 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$80,780
80
19 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$80,430
180
20 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$80,380
50
21 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$80,380
50
22 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$80,380
70
23 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$80,240
120
24 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$80,100
60
25 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$80,070
150
26 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$79,790
90
27 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$79,550
40
28 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$79,190
610
29 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$79,190
130
30 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$78,660
60
31 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$78,630
120
32 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$78,530
40
33 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$78,470
50
34 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$78,390
30
35 South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$77,990
40
36 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$77,960
60
37 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$77,830
130
38 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$77,820
40
39 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$77,640
160
40 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$77,630
30
41 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$77,570
40
42 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$77,440
50
43 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$77,220
40
44 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$77,180
110
45 North Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$77,070
50
46 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$76,940
40
47 Jackson, Mississippi
$76,800
30
48 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$76,780
40
49 Memphis, Tennessee
$76,720
40
50 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$76,660
40
51 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$76,660
60
52 Camden, New Jersey
$76,580
70
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$76,380
210
54 West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$76,380
30
55 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$76,330
250
56 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$75,830
30
57 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$75,590
50
58 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$74,960
40
59 Richmond, Virginia
$74,910
50
60 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$74,730
110
61 Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$74,500
40
62 Springfield, Massachusetts
$74,470
50
63 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$74,420
30
64 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$74,400
30
65 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$74,370
80
66 Utica-Rome, New York
$74,200
30
67 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$74,180
110
68 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$74,090
90
69 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$74,070
30
70 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$73,980
60
71 Asheville, North Carolina
$73,800
30
72 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$73,770
50
73 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$73,710
40
74 Rochester, New York
$73,640
60
75 Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$73,600
40
76 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$73,580
30
77 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$73,510
50
78 Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$73,480
40
79 Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area, Florida
$73,480
30
80 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$73,290
90
81 Columbus, Ohio
$73,270
60
82 Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$73,270
40
83 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$73,200
50
84 South Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$73,190
40
85 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$72,940
40
86 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$72,810
40
87 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$72,730
60
88 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$72,640
70
89 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$72,640
40
90 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$72,640
150
91 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$72,610
30
92 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$72,520
40
93 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$72,520
140
94 Worcester, Massachusetts
$72,510
60
95 South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$72,420
40
96 St Louis, Missouri
$72,250
100
97 Kansas City, Missouri
$72,190
60
98 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$72,100
90
99 Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$71,910
70
100 Syracuse, New York
$71,670
40
See also: Highest paying industries for postmasters and mail superintendents.