$41,489
Avg. Salary
$16.03
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk) is $16.03 per hour.

The average pay for a United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk) is $41,489 per year.

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MEDIAN $41,489
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$0$59K
Salary $30,859 - $59,272
Bonus $2,000
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).
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$30,149 - $55,135
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 99
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $13.70 - $21.29
Overtime $17.06 - $37.03
Annual Data $0$55K
Bonus $2,000
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).
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$30,149 - $55,135
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 211

Job Description

The United States Postal service is a vital component of our society, as mail delivery is essential for citizens and businesses alike. Within the post office, there is a team of hard-working individuals who ensure that packages reach their destinations in a timely manner, and one of the most important members of this team is the mail processing clerk. This person makes sure that all mail is properly separated and organized so it can be delivered.

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United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk) Tasks
  • Load and unload mail, culling items that cannot be automatically processed.
  • Assist with other tasks as requested.
  • Prepare and organize work area, ensuring tools and equipment are readied.
  • Run mail processing machine, clearing jams and ensuring flow of mail.

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk) has a positive trend. An entry-level United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 176 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing 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 19 salaries. An experienced United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 17 salaries. A United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 20 salaries.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk)?

United States Postal Worker (Mail Processing Clerk) in Albuquerque:
"It can be very stressful because employees and management."
Pros: Pay
Cons: Employees and management

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Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
11%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲49%

Experienced
▲32%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 38%