Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area 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 Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,000
25th Percentile Wage
$60,600
50th Percentile Wage
$63,390
75th Percentile Wage
$71,440
90th Percentile Wage
$81,980

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,000.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.67
25th Percentile Wage
$29.14
50th Percentile Wage
$30.48
75th Percentile Wage
$34.35
90th Percentile Wage
$39.40

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.40. The median hourly salary is $30.48. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.67.

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
201663,3902.19%18.27%
201562,0007.47%-
201457,3700.98%-
201356,8108.80%-
201251,810--

Table 3. Compare Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $63,390 in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area is 16.4 percent (16.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Des Moines-West Des Moines and 11.1 percent (11.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Cedar Rapids.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$75,830
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$64,290
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$64,140
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$63,390
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$63,240
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$62,180
Cedar Rapids
$56,380

See also: Top paying jobs in Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa.