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Post Office Clerk Salary
in New York, United States

$58,929 (USD)

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Last updated: March 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Post Office Clerk is $58,929 a year and $28 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Post Office Clerk is between $43,044 and $72,180. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Post Office Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists with the operations of a post office by performing any combination of the following tasks.
  • Issues money orders.
  • Registers and insures mail and computes mailing costs of letters and parcels.
  • Sells postage stamps, postal cards, and stamped envelopes.
  • Places mail into pigeonholes of mail rack, or into bags, according to state, address, name of person, organization, or other scheme.
  • Examines mail for correct postage and cancels mail, using rubber stamp or canceling machine.
  • Weighs parcels and letters on scale and computes mailing cost based on weight and destination.
  • Records daily transactions.
  • Receives complaints concerning mail delivery, mail theft, and lost mail, completes and routes appropriate forms for investigation.
  • Answers questions pertaining to mail regulations or procedures.
  • Posts circulars on bulletin board for public information; distributes public announcements; and assists public in complying with other federal agency requirements, such as registration of aliens.
  • May drive motorcycle or light truck to deliver special delivery letters.
  • May be employed in remote retail store contracted by post office to provide postal services and be designated contract-post-office clerk.
Post Office Clerk Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Postal Service Clerks

Job family population: 82,890

Estimated population of Post Office Clerk jobs: 37,369

Rate of error: N/A%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Post Office Clerk Job Listings for New York, United States

Mail Clerk (BHJOB1435_23137)
Mar 19
Long Island, NY, USA
Astyra Corporation
... post sorting. - Handle incoming, outgoing, interoffice and overnight mail in a timely manner ... Requirements * MUST have 6 months previous office experience * High School Diploma/GED/Military ...
Office Clerk
Mar 20
Cranbury, NJ, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
Office Clerk Part-time (30 hours per week-12pm-5pm) A Well-Known Pharmaceutical Company Near Cranbury, NJ Compensation Temp to Hire Full Benefits Responsibilities: • Scanning • Filing • Open ...
Office Clerk
Mar 15
Islip, NY, USA
Cookies United LLC
The Office Clerk provides clerical support for the Warehouse/Logistics management and supervisory staff. Responsibilities and Duties: • Aid customers, vendors and suppliers entering the warehouse ...
Office Clerk
Mar 18
New York, NY, USA
FSS Staffing
FORREST SOLUTIONS IS HOSTING OUR MONTHLY OPEN HOUSE! When:Thursday, March 28, 2019 Time: 3pm-5pm Where: 19 W. 44th Street (Between 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY 10036 Forrest Solutions is the nation ...
Temp A/R Collection Clerk
Mar 6
Manhattan, NY, USA
Abacus Group
They are searching for a Temp A/R Collections Clerk to work in their Manhattan, NY office ... Proven capability to calculate, post and manage financial records * Complete understanding of basic ...
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