Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Harrisburg-Carlisle is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postmasters and Mail Superintendents in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$64,160
25th Percentile Wage
$67,630
50th Percentile Wage
$70,990
75th Percentile Wage
$83,630
90th Percentile Wage
$98,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,150. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $64,160.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postmasters and mail superintendents from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$70,990
-10.42% -8.27%
2016
$78,390
12.96% -
2015
$68,230
-5.82% -
2014
$72,200
1.00% -
2013
$71,480
-7.53% -
2012
$76,860
- -

Table 3. Compare Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary in Harrisburg-Carlisle with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $70,990 in Harrisburg-Carlisle is in the middle of salary range for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Harrisburg-Carlisle is 15.7 percent (15.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia and 20.0 percent (20.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$84,260
Newark-Union
$80,110
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$78,860
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$75,490
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$75,110
Pittsburgh
$74,810
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$74,070
Lancaster
$74,040
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$73,770
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$70,990
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$70,950
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$70,630
York-Hanover
$65,920
Reading
$63,050
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$62,570
Johnstown
$56,820



See also: Top paying jobs in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania.