Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Salary Information in Charleston, West Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,840
25th Percentile Wage
$52,300
50th Percentile Wage
$57,380
75th Percentile Wage
$73,580
90th Percentile Wage
$97,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Charleston, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $97,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.14
25th Percentile Wage
$25.14
50th Percentile Wage
$27.59
75th Percentile Wage
$35.38
90th Percentile Wage
$46.73

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Charleston, West Virginia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $46.73. The median hourly salary is $27.59. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.14.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201457,3800.98%0.99%
201356,8200.02%-
201256,810--

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $57,380, Charleston is the lowest paying city for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of West Virginia, following city of Huntington-Ashland (median annual salary of $74,420). Compared with the highest paying city Huntington-Ashland, the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Charleston is 22.9 percent (22.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntington-Ashland
$74,420
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$74,180
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$63,480
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$61,470
Charleston
$57,380

See also: Top paying jobs in Charleston, West Virginia.