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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 $83,530, Florida is the highest paying state for postmasters and mail superintendents. It is followed by Tennessee (average annual salary $81,660). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [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
$83,530
$65,780 360
2 Tennessee
$81,660
$66,440 260
3 Delaware
$81,310
$65,540 40
4 New Jersey
$80,810
$68,130 420
5 Puerto Rico
$80,540
$69,030 90
6 Massachusetts
$79,570
$63,950 340
7 Mississippi
$79,570
$66,730 190
8 California
$79,510
$61,500 800
9 Rhode Island
$79,460
$66,560 40
10 Michigan
$79,080
$65,130 450
11 Georgia
$78,880
$65,760 350
12 Arkansas
$78,630
$65,780 190
13 Connecticut
$78,430
$64,770 170
14 Arizona
$78,410
$61,680 150
15 South Carolina
$77,570
$65,450 210
16 Texas
$77,050
$63,880 810
17 North Carolina
$76,870
$64,570 490
18 Alabama
$76,620
$65,580 280
19 Louisiana
$76,230
$65,190 250
20 New York
$76,200
$64,720 840
21 Hawaii
$76,080
$63,880 60
22 Ohio
$75,970
$64,820 500
23 Kentucky
$75,940
$64,510 250
24 Utah
$75,330
$58,220 110
25 Wisconsin
$74,850
$63,240 340
26 Indiana
$74,820
$64,980 290
27 Oklahoma
$74,480
$65,820 250
28 Illinois
$74,120
$63,560 510
29 Pennsylvania
$74,030
$63,950 790
30 Missouri
$73,130
$62,080 310
31 Virginia
$73,120
$63,200 380
32 Washington
$73,020
$61,490 290
33 Idaho
$72,150
$53,860 130
34 Maryland
$71,850
$62,850 240
35 Minnesota
$71,680
$62,930 330
36 Oregon
$71,350
$44,380 230
37 New Hampshire
$71,310
$62,120 170
38 West Virginia
$71,310
$62,130 170
39 Colorado
$71,110
$53,080 210
40 Kansas
$70,820
$63,050 200
41 Maine
$70,310
$57,170 200
42 Nebraska
$68,980
$61,500 160
43 Iowa
$67,740
$62,950 260
44 New Mexico
$67,150
$38,310 150
45 South Dakota
$66,570
$53,860 110
46 Vermont
$66,320
$61,500 120
47 Nevada
$65,810
$34,140 70
48 North Dakota
$65,130
$34,750 100
49 Wyoming
$62,680
$34,160 80
50 Montana
$62,660
$34,650 180
51 Alaska
$40,950
$34,160 160
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