Postal Service Clerk Salary
The average pay for a Postal Service Clerk is $15.77 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
|Salary||$30,189 - $59,514|
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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).)
|$29,619 - $56,193|
|Hourly Rate||$12.92 - $21.26|
|Overtime||$18.06 - $39.02|
|Total Pay (||$29,619 - $56,193|
Job Description for Postal Service Clerk
Education and Certification requirements entail that all postal service clerks successfully complete and pass a written examination. Test scores will then be evaluated for further employment consideration. Pre-employment drug screening is a mandatory requirement for all postal service positions.Read More...
Postal service clerk positions necessitate a significant quantity of both mental and physical abilities. Typically, efficient service and a friendly demeanor are expected. This position includes a lot of interaction with the general public. A postal service clerk also works closely with other postal service employees to efficiently provide necessary services to all customers. These services include sorting and placing mail in P.O. boxes, selling P.O. boxes, selling various stamps, selling various shipping supplies and products, processing payments, and hand delivering packages and registered mail. Clerks have the ability to sell money orders to customers as well. Basic cleaning of lobby areas throughout the shift is necessary, including organizing items and emptying garbage cans in the reception area. Postal service clerks are required to be skilled at using a cash register to make change and answering customer questions.
Postal service clerks can work varying hours that depend on when the post office they work for is open. Some postal service clerks work full-time, and other work part-time. Training is provided to all postal service clerk employees by the postal service system. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Postal Service Clerk Tasks
- Assist customers with mailing packages and letters.
- Process and file forms.
- Weigh, stamp and sort mail.
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Pay by Experience Level for Postal Service Clerk
Pay by Experience for a Postal Service Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Postal Service Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 95 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Postal Service Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Postal Service Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 27 salaries. A Postal Service Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 22 salaries.
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