The annual and hourly salary statistics of postmasters and mail superintendents in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postmasters and mail superintendents in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$63,470|
|25th Percentile Wage||$67,840|
|50th Percentile Wage||$76,910|
|75th Percentile Wage||$84,520|
|90th Percentile Wage||$99,680|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postmasters and mail superintendents in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $99,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $76,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,470.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postmasters and mail superintendents from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $76,910, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria is the highest paying city for postmasters and mail superintendents in state of West Virginia, followed by Huntington-Ashland (median annual salary $74,420). In comparison, the median annual salary of postmasters and mail superintendents in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria is 3.2 percent (3.2%) higher than that in Huntington-Ashland.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |