The average hourly pay for a Mail Sorter is $12.52.
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Job Description for Mail Sorter
Mail sorters are responsible for sorting incoming and outgoing mail, as well as sorting and routing mail to the correct destinations; this may be done manually or with the aid of a sorting machine. Mail sorters should also be able to troubleshoot these machines and make minor repairs or call a technician when necessary. Outgoing mail must be checked for accuracy, and it may be necessary to operate company vehicles to send mail at a post office or shipping center. Some mail is collected at post …Read more
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Popular Employer Salaries for Mail Sorter
The top respondents for the job title Mail Sorter are from the companies United Parcel Service (UPS), Inc., Pitney Bowes Inc. and U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Reported salaries are highest at U.S. Postal Service (USPS) where the average pay is $17.55. Pitney Bowes Inc. pays the lowest at around $11.49.
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Skills in Sorting, Machine Operation and Safety Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Mail Sorter
An entry-level Mail Sorter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.84 based on 35 salaries. An early career Mail Sorter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.75 based on 77 salaries. A mid-career Mail Sorter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.00 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Mail Sorter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.36 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
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