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 data 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$61,470
25th Percentile Wage
$65,050
50th Percentile Wage
$78,390
75th Percentile Wage
$84,810
90th Percentile Wage
$96,280

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 $96,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $61,470.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29.56
25th Percentile Wage
$31.28
50th Percentile Wage
$37.69
75th Percentile Wage
$40.78
90th Percentile Wage
$46.29

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $46.29. The median hourly salary is $37.69. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.56.

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
201678,39012.96%1.95%
201568,230-5.82%-
201472,2001.00%-
201371,480-7.53%-
201276,860--

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 $78,390 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 4.4 percent (4.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia and 27.5 percent (27.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$81,990
Newark-Union
$79,190
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$78,390
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$76,330
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$74,070
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$73,580
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$73,200
Pittsburgh
$72,640
Lancaster
$71,370
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$66,800
York-Hanover
$65,920
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$64,780
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$64,490
Reading
$63,050
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$62,570
Johnstown
$56,820

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