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Mail Handler Salary

The average pay for a Mail Handler is $14.58 per hour.
$30,013 - $55,955
(Median)
30K
43K
52K
MEDIAN: $51,838
10%
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50%

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$10.30 - $24.80
(Median)
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25
MEDIAN: $14.00
10%
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National Salary Data

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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,013 - $55,955  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,002  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,613 - $54,919  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 25
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $24.80  
   
Overtime
$9.86 - $37.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,002  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$23,613 - $54,919  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 58
United States (change)

Job Description for Mail Handler

  • Identify damaged, broken or poorly wrapped items for special action.
  • Sort mail into appropriate bins and areas, prioritizing time-sensitive parcels and envelopes.
  • Load and unload mail trucks.
  • Label containers and move them to designated areas.

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Experience Affects Mail Handler Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 41%

Experienced
up arrow 40%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 29%