Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information in Richmond, Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,030
25th Percentile Wage
$68,000
50th Percentile Wage
$74,910
75th Percentile Wage
$86,590
90th Percentile Wage
$94,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Richmond, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,030.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.86
25th Percentile Wage
$32.69
50th Percentile Wage
$36.02
75th Percentile Wage
$41.63
90th Percentile Wage
$45.38

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Richmond, Virginia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $45.38. The median hourly salary is $36.02. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.86.

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
201674,9102.70%7.94%
201572,8902.26%-
201471,2400.98%-
201370,5402.24%-
201268,960--

Table 3. Compare Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary in Richmond with Other Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $74,910, Richmond is the highest paying city for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of Virginia, followed by Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $68,810). In comparison, the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Richmond is 8.1 percent (8.1%) higher than that in Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Richmond
$74,910
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$68,810
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$68,480
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$67,900
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$65,800
Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$62,640
Charlottesville
$58,460

See also: Top paying jobs in Richmond, Virginia.