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Highest Paying Industries for Postal Service Mail Carriers

The top 4 highest paying industries for postal service mail carriers (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 in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $57,200, federal government, including usps is the highest paying industry for postal service mail carriers. It is followed by public sector -- federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit industry (average annual salary $57,200). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of postal service mail carriers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 4 Highest Paying Industries for Postal Service Mail Carriers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Federal government, including USPS
$57,200
307,480
2 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$57,200
307,480
3 Postal Service (federal government)
$57,200
307,480
4 Transportation and Warehousing
$57,200
307,480
See also: Highest paying cities for postal service mail carriers.