Mail Sorter Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Mail Sorter is $9.86 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Mail Sorter Total Pay (?
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$8.07 - $15.27
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$8.07 - $15.27  
   
Overtime
$11.86 - $34.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $979  
   
Total Pay (?
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$17,278 - $38,200  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Job Description for Mail Sorter

  • Duties include time stamping, opening, reading, sorting, and routing incoming mail; sealing, stamping, and affixing postage to outgoing mail or packages; and keeping necessary records.
  • Weighs packages or letters, computes charges using weight scale and rate chart.
  • Prepare incoming and outgoing mail for distribution.

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Experience Affects Mail Sorter Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 63%
National Average
$21,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
23%
female alumni
 
Male
77%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 53% dental benefits Dental: 43%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 43%
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