The annual and hourly salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford 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||$51,560|
|25th Percentile Wage||$64,880|
|50th Percentile Wage||$74,550|
|75th Percentile Wage||$84,710|
|90th Percentile Wage||$94,730|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $51,560.
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 $74,550, Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is the highest paying city for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of Maine, followed by Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $72,160). In comparison, the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is 3.2 percent (3.2%) higher than that in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Portland-South Portland-Biddeford|| |
|Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area|| |