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Average Salary for U.S. Postal Service (USPS) Employees

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Updated: 12 Apr 2014
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U.S. Postal Service (USPS)
Year Established:
1776
Industries:
postal service
Also Known As:
United States Post Office
About:
The United States Postal Service (USPS), also known as the Post Office and U.S. Mail, is an independent agency of the United States government responsible for providing postal service in the United States. It is one of the few government agencies explicitly authorized by the United States Constitution. ...
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How This Employer Pays
U.S. Postal Service (USPS) typically pays its employees
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below market
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 159 U.S. Postal Service (USPS) votes.
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Employer: U.S. Postal Service (USPS)
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$0$32K$64K$96K
[-]United States Postal Worker (Carrier) (100)
$31,881 - $59,767  
   
[-]United States Postal Worker (Carrier) (100)
Salary$34,905 - $59,490  
   
Bonus$0.00 - $394.53  
Total Pay$31,881 - $59,767  
[+]Postmaster (49)
$26,009 - $93,272  
   
[+]Postmaster (49)
Salary$44,219 - $93,778  
   
Bonus$0.00 - $5,034  
Total Pay$26,009 - $93,272  
[+]Postal Service Mail Carrier (47)
$29,867 - $59,085  
   
[+]Postal Service Mail Carrier (47)
Salary$18,804 - $60,590  
   
Bonus$0.00 - $1,277  
Total Pay$29,867 - $59,085  
[+]Electronics Technician (23)
$57,274 - $82,987  
   
[+]Electronics Technician (23)
Salary$51,521 - $64,123  
   
Bonus$3.03 - $2,469  
Total Pay$57,274 - $82,987  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 549

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Popular Perks 401(k), Paid sick leave, Paid holidays & vacation 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Life insurance / disability 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Life insurance / disability

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Key Statistics for U.S. Postal Service (USPS)

Gender
Female
36%
female alumni
 
Male
64%
male alumni
Salary:$52,185 - $71,965 $54,168 - $77,980
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
33%
Top Degrees
Bachelor's Degree
60 salaries
$49,290 - $112,242
Associate's Degree
33 salaries
$52,777 - $97,880
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
12 salaries
$55,149 - $160,509

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