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Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information

The salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of postmasters and mail superintendents within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The postmasters and mail superintendents annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,810
25th Percentile Wage
$66,510
50th Percentile Wage
$74,840
75th Percentile Wage
$83,630
90th Percentile Wage
$92,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) postmasters and mail superintendents is $92,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $62,810. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 47% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

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
$74,840
4.24% 15.75%
2016
$71,670
1.44% -
2015
$70,640
6.85% -
2014
$65,800
0.99% -
2013
$65,150
3.22% -
2012
$63,050
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Table 2. Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of postmasters and mail superintendents in 1 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2.

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Transportation and Warehousing
$74,840

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Postmasters and Mail Superintendents by States

From the above tables we note that not only postmasters and mail superintendents salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $40,950 to $83,530. The highest paying state for postmasters and mail superintendents is Florida with a median annual salary of $83,530. The lowest paying state is Alaska with a median annual salary of $40,950. For more salary information of postmasters and mail superintendents profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Florida
$83,530
Tennessee
$81,660
Delaware
$81,310
New Jersey
$80,810
Puerto Rico
$80,540
Massachusetts
$79,570
Mississippi
$79,570
California
$79,510
Rhode Island
$79,460
Michigan
$79,080
Georgia
$78,880
Arkansas
$78,630
Connecticut
$78,430
Arizona
$78,410
South Carolina
$77,570
Texas
$77,050
North Carolina
$76,870
Alabama
$76,620
Louisiana
$76,230
New York
$76,200
Hawaii
$76,080
Ohio
$75,970
Kentucky
$75,940
Utah
$75,330
Wisconsin
$74,850
Indiana
$74,820
Oklahoma
$74,480
Illinois
$74,120
Pennsylvania
$74,030
Missouri
$73,130
Virginia
$73,120
Washington
$73,020
Idaho
$72,150
Maryland
$71,850
Minnesota
$71,680
Oregon
$71,350
New Hampshire
$71,310
West Virginia
$71,310
Colorado
$71,110
Kansas
$70,820
Maine
$70,310
Nebraska
$68,980
Iowa
$67,740
New Mexico
$67,150
South Dakota
$66,570
Vermont
$66,320
Nevada
$65,810
North Dakota
$65,130
Wyoming
$62,680
Montana
$62,660
Alaska
$40,950



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