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Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine

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 information 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postmasters and Mail Superintendents in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,910
25th Percentile Wage
$62,630
50th Percentile Wage
$73,710
75th Percentile Wage
$81,990
90th Percentile Wage
$91,960

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 $91,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $49,910.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.00
25th Percentile Wage
$30.11
50th Percentile Wage
$35.44
75th Percentile Wage
$39.42
90th Percentile Wage
$44.21

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $44.21. The median hourly salary is $35.44. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.00.

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
201673,710-2.50%-3.85%
201575,5500.62%-
201475,0801.00%-
201374,330-2.99%-
201276,550--

Table 3. Compare Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford with Other Maine Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $73,710, 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 $69,590). In comparison, the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is 5.6 percent (5.6%) higher than that in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$73,710
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$69,590
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$63,550
Bangor
$56,810

See also: Top paying jobs in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine.