Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,220
25th Percentile Wage
$72,580
50th Percentile Wage
$84,260
75th Percentile Wage
$91,430
90th Percentile Wage
$102,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $84,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,220.

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
$84,260
2.69% 12.97%
2016
$81,990
2.93% -
2015
$79,590
5.54% -
2014
$75,180
1.00% -
2013
$74,430
1.48% -
2012
$73,330
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Table 3. Compare Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary in Philadelphia with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $84,260, Philadelphia is the highest paying city for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of Pennsylvania, followed by Newark-Union (median annual salary $80,110). In comparison, the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Philadelphia is 4.9 percent (4.9%) higher than that in Newark-Union.

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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.