Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a United States Postal Worker (Carrier) is $18.20
What is the Pay by Experience Level for United States Postal Worker (Carrier)s?
An entry-level United States Postal Worker (Carrier) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.58 based on 173 salaries. An early career United States Postal Worker (Carrier) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation …Read more
What Do United States Postal Worker (Carrier)s Do?
Every day, we see mail carriers keeping up with the still-vital job of ensuring efficient and secure delivery of letters, packages, and catalogs. The US Postal system's creed is that neither rain nor snow nor gloom of night prevents them from making their deliveries, and often the brunt of that promise falls to mail carriers who must negotiate various weather and driving conditions in that effort.
Mail carriers are typically assigned a regular route that includes a sequential delivery …Read more
- Loading mail and parcels in delivery sequence into delivery vehicle.
- Other administrative duties are required.
- Dismounting if required to deliver parcels, Express mail, and other accountable mail items.
- Delivering mail to customer boxes along an assigned line-of-travel.