The average wage for a Mailroom Clerk is $11.94 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Customer Service is associated with high pay for this job. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
Mailroom Clerk Total Pay (?
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$22,158 - $40,130
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MEDIAN: $29,180
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Mailroom Clerk Total Pay (?
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$8.94 - $15.99
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$22,158 - $40,130  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,474  
Profit Sharing
$295.90 - $4,745  
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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$19,219 - $36,089  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 588
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.94 - $15.99  
   
Overtime
$11.96 - $25.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,474  
   
Profit Sharing
$295.90 - $4,745  
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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$19,219 - $36,089  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 588
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Job Description for Mailroom Clerk
Large companies that have a centralized headquarters or corporate hub typically hire a mailroom clerk or clerks to oversee the flow of bills, payments, and other mail. Mail clerks are charged with receiving, sorting, and sometimes opening the incoming mail deliveries. They are also usually responsible for distributing the mail to the proper recipients within the company. A mailroom clerk typically sorts incoming mail by department or receiving individual. In many companies, the clerk also opens and sorts mail such as invoices for accounts payable departments.
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Mailroom Clerk Tasks
  • 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.
Pay by Experience Level for Mailroom Clerk
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Philadelphia
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Dallas
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Chicago
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Houston
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New York
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National Average
$26,000
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Experience Affects Mailroom Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%
Experienced
up arrow 10%
Mid-Career
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National Average
$26,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Mailroom Clerk Salaries

Customer Service
up arrow 23%
Microsoft Excel
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National Average
$26,000
Microsoft Office
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Gender
Female
33%
female alumni
 
Male
67%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 28%
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