The average hourly pay for a Mailroom Clerk is $13.07.
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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 …Read more
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Popular Employer Salaries for Mailroom Clerk
The top respondents for the job title Mailroom Clerk are from the companies U.S. Postal Service (USPS), Novitex Enterprise Solutions and The Millennium Group. Reported salaries are highest at U.S. Postal Service (USPS) where the average pay is $16.78. Novitex Enterprise Solutions pays the lowest at around $11.09.
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Skills in Customer Service, Machine Operation, Microsoft Excel and Jobsite Delivery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word.
Pay by Experience Level for Mailroom Clerk
An entry-level Mailroom Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.42 based on 80 salaries. An early career Mailroom Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.44 based on 281 salaries. A mid-career Mailroom Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.70 based on 104 salaries. An experienced Mailroom Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.43 based on 125 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
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Employees with Mailroom Clerk in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 17.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (10.0% more) and Kansas City, Missouri (3.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (6.2% less), San Diego, California (5.8% less) and Miami, Florida (5.0% less).
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