Postmasters And Mail Superintendents

Training Requirements for Postmasters And Mail Superintendents

Postmasters and mail superintendents need a high school diploma or equivalent, less than 5 years experience and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Postmasters and mail superintendents
Percent
Less than High School 2.8
High School 14.2
Some College 18.9
Associates Degree 7.5
Bachelors Degree 35.6
Masters Degree 17.5
Doctorate or Professional Degree 3.6

Employment Outlook for Postmasters And Mail Superintendents

This represents about 17,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 4,000 less postmasters and mail superintendents but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 3,000 more.

Typical Income for Postmasters And Mail Superintendents

Hourly Income

On average,postmasters and mail superintendents make $34.61 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Postmasters and mail superintendents $27.01 $30.41 $34.45 $39.35 $43.23
Management occupations $22.76 $32.99 $48.46 $70.72 $high
Other management occupations $20.43 $29.12 $42.03 $58.69 $77.66
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, postmasters and mail superintendents make $71,980 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Postmasters and mail superintendents $56,190 $63,250 $71,670 $81,840 $89,930
Management occupations $47,330 $68,630 $100,790 $147,090 $high
Other management occupations $42,480 $60,570 $87,420 $122,070 $161,540
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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