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Highest Paying States for Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

The highest paying states 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 states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $81,360, Florida is the highest paying state for postmasters and mail superintendents. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $78,170). 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 state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Florida
$81,360
$62,690 360
2 New Jersey
$78,170
$63,770 430
3 Puerto Rico
$78,030
$66,060 90
4 Delaware
$77,810
$62,830 40
5 Massachusetts
$77,720
$61,740 340
6 Tennessee
$77,410
$62,330 280
7 Michigan
$76,790
$62,030 450
8 Mississippi
$76,720
$63,520 190
9 California
$76,700
$58,500 800
10 Rhode Island
$76,620
$62,040 40
11 Georgia
$76,070
$61,490 370
12 Connecticut
$75,620
$61,450 170
13 Arizona
$75,160
$59,120 160
14 South Carolina
$74,720
$62,630 210
15 Arkansas
$74,360
$51,800 210
16 Hawaii
$74,350
$60,870 60
17 Texas
$74,030
$59,620 840
18 Alabama
$73,660
$62,820 280
19 Louisiana
$73,580
$62,030 260
20 Ohio
$73,560
$61,090 510
21 North Carolina
$73,390
$58,610 520
22 New York
$73,380
$61,150 880
23 Wisconsin
$72,330
$59,630 360
24 Indiana
$71,710
$61,150 310
25 Utah
$71,230
$40,340 120
26 Oklahoma
$70,940
$54,170 270
27 Illinois
$70,900
$59,630 550
28 Kentucky
$70,690
$52,330 280
29 Pennsylvania
$70,600
$59,110 820
30 Washington
$70,510
$55,470 310
31 Maryland
$70,290
$58,550 240
32 Missouri
$70,150
$56,060 320
33 Virginia
$69,740
$53,370 410
34 New Hampshire
$69,630
$59,630 170
35 Minnesota
$69,590
$59,620 350
36 Oregon
$69,240
$40,350 240
37 Colorado
$68,410
$40,330 230
38 Kansas
$67,590
$57,140 220
39 Maine
$67,360
$51,790 210
40 Idaho
$66,120
$40,330 150
41 Nebraska
$64,670
$51,810 180
42 West Virginia
$64,280
$40,350 230
43 New Mexico
$64,200
$38,060 160
44 Iowa
$64,110
$37,250 340
45 Vermont
$63,850
$57,070 130
46 Nevada
$63,490
$32,970 70
47 South Dakota
$62,630
$39,930 130
48 North Dakota
$61,180
$33,360 120
49 Wyoming
$60,560
$33,290 90
50 Montana
$59,700
$32,850 180
51 Alaska
$40,110
$32,520 170
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