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Postal Service Mail Carriers Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postal service mail carriers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postal service mail carriers in Northeastern Pennsylvania 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 Postal Service Mail Carriers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,420
25th Percentile Wage
$35,420
50th Percentile Wage
$49,680
75th Percentile Wage
$59,850
90th Percentile Wage
$60,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postal service mail carriers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $60,620. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,420.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.07
25th Percentile Wage
$17.03
50th Percentile Wage
$23.88
75th Percentile Wage
$28.77
90th Percentile Wage
$29.15

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postal service mail carriers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $29.15. The median hourly salary is $23.88. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.07.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201649,680-4.43%2.56%
201551,880-0.62%-
201452,2003.26%-
201350,5004.14%-
201248,410--

Table 3. Compare Postal Service Mail Carriers Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $49,680 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for postal service mail carriers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of postal service mail carriers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 17.0 percent (17.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia and 8.3 percent (8.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$59,840
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$59,840
Newark-Union
$59,840
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$59,840
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$58,490
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$57,560
Lancaster
$57,080
York-Hanover
$57,030
Reading
$56,820
Lebanon
$56,690
Williamsport
$56,090
Pittsburgh
$55,170
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$54,890
Altoona
$54,690
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$54,050
Erie
$51,070
State College
$51,010
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$49,680
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$49,180
Johnstown
$45,740
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$45,580

See also: Top paying jobs in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania.