United States Postal Worker (Mail Handler) Salary
The average salary for a United States Postal Worker (Mail Handler) is $54,204 per year.
|Salary||$31,009 - $61,534|
|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).)
|$29,252 - $60,386|
|Hourly Rate||$13.37 - $28.69|
|Total Pay (||$29,252 - $60,386|
Job Description for United States Postal Worker (Mail Handler)
The United States Postal Service is a federal agency that provides postal service throughout the U.S. United States postal workers (mail handlers) perform a number of functions related to ensuring that letters, packages, postcards and other pieces of mail are handled properly and delivered to the correct destination. Mail handlers often work at mail processing centers and larger post offices, and they perform duties such as unloading, sorting and packing mail so that it can be delivered to other processing centers or post offices. Specific duties performed by mail handlers include placing empty mail sacks on racks, removing mail from sacks, rewrapping damaged packages and putting mail that has been processed into the appropriate sacks. They also cancel stamps for items sent through parcel post, as well as run the canceling machines and transport mail from the canceling machines to distribution areas. Mail handlers may need to operate forklifts and inspect equipment to ensure it is functioning properly as well.Read More...
Mail handlers may work full time or part time, and they may also be flexible part-time workers that are scheduled as needed by managers. They must be able to perform the physical duties required in this position, which includes lifting and transporting mail, mail sacks and other items. Additionally, mail handlers must have good interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work effectively as part of a team.
United States Postal Worker (Mail Handler) Job Listings
Key Stats for United States Postal Worker (Mail Handler)
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.