Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for postmasters and mail superintendents in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents amongst Texas areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postmasters and Mail Superintendents in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,620
25th Percentile Wage
$63,910
50th Percentile Wage
$74,030
75th Percentile Wage
$81,990
90th Percentile Wage
$90,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $59,620.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.67
25th Percentile Wage
$30.73
50th Percentile Wage
$35.59
75th Percentile Wage
$39.42
90th Percentile Wage
$43.52

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $43.52. The median hourly salary is $35.59. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.67.

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
201674,0301.86%14.82%
201572,6506.70%-
201467,7800.99%-
201367,1106.03%-
201263,060--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postmasters and Mail Superintendents in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in state of Texas ranges from $57,380 to $81,520. The highest paying area for postmasters and mail superintendents in Texas is Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with a median annual salary of $81,520. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Dallas-Plano-Irving (mean annual salary $80,820). The lowest paying area is Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $57,380.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$81,520
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$80,820
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$80,780
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$80,240
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$79,550
Fort Worth-Arlington
$77,440
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$74,090
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$71,420
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$67,710
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$66,180
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$63,470
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$57,380


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