Postal Service Clerk Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for postal service clerks in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postal service clerks among Louisiana cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postal Service Clerks in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,520
25th Percentile Wage
$39,800
50th Percentile Wage
$56,790
75th Percentile Wage
$56,800
90th Percentile Wage
$59,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postal service clerks in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $59,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,520.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.63
25th Percentile Wage
$19.14
50th Percentile Wage
$27.30
75th Percentile Wage
$27.31
90th Percentile Wage
$28.40

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postal service clerks in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $28.40. The median hourly salary is $27.30. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.63.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postal service clerks from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201656,7900.00%6.52%
201556,7902.11%-
201455,5903.15%-
201353,8401.39%-
201253,090--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postal Service Clerks in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postal service clerks in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postal service clerks in state of Louisiana ranges from $40,760 to $56,800. The highest paying area for postal service clerks in Louisiana is Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux with a median annual salary of $56,800. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Lake Charles (mean annual salary $56,800). The lowest paying area is Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $40,760.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$56,800
Lake Charles
$56,800
Alexandria
$56,790
Baton Rouge
$56,790
Lafayette
$56,790
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$56,790
Monroe
$56,790
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$56,790
Shreveport-Bossier City
$56,500
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$55,590
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$40,770
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$40,760


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