Postmaster at U.S. Postal Service (USPS) Salary

The average salary for a Postmaster at U. S. Postal Service (USPS) is $70,559 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$59,249 - $88,977
$59K
$70K
$89K
MEDIAN: $69,506
10%
50%
90%

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$14.99 - $24.04
$19
MEDIAN: $19.04
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$0$88K
Salary $59,249 - $88,977
Bonus $0.00 - $3,850
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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$47,673 - $88,423
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 68
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $19.04
Overtime $31.66
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,850
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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$47,673 - $88,423
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay by Experience Level for Postmaster

Pay by Experience for a Postmaster has a positive trend. An entry-level Postmaster with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Postmaster with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Postmaster which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 25 salaries. A Postmaster with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 33 salaries.

U.S. Postal Service (USPS) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Postmaster at U.S. Postal Service (USPS)?

Postmaster in Oyster Bay:
"HECTIC AND CRAZY EVERY DAY, DO MORE WITH A LOT LESS."
Pros: There is no more good, to many programs to monitor and not enough time to do so.
Cons: Unrealistic expectations.

Postmaster in Pittsburgh:
"Overbearing workload. Extremely high stress level."
Pros: People.
Cons: In 5 years I have gone from managing 15 people in 1 building to 35 people in 5 buildings with no raise.

Key Stats for Postmaster

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
45%
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Experience Affects Postmaster Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

National Average
$68,000

Experienced
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼14%

Entry-Level
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
45%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 8%
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