The annual and hourly salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postmasters and mail superintendents in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$64,060|
|25th Percentile Wage||$69,290|
|50th Percentile Wage||$78,940|
|75th Percentile Wage||$89,710|
|90th Percentile Wage||$101,590|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $64,060.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postmasters and mail superintendents from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $78,940, New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is the highest paying city for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of Louisiana, followed by Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $72,790). In comparison, the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is 7.8 percent (7.8%) higher than that in Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner|| |
|Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Baton Rouge|| |
|Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area|| |
|New Iberia nonmetropolitan area|| |