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Postal Clerk Salary

$64,582 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$1,259

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 15, 2019

The average pay for a Postal Clerk is $64,582 a year and $31 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Postal Clerk is between $46,582 and $79,498. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Postal Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Inspects, wraps, weighs, and affixes postage to parcel post packages, and records Collect on Delivery (COD) and insurance information.
  • Wraps packages or inspects wrapping for conformance to company standards and postal regulations.
  • Weighs packages and determines postage, using scale and parcel post zone book, and affixes postage stamps to packages.
  • Records information, such as value, charges, and destination of insured and COD packages.
  • Copies and attaches COD card to packages to indicate amount to be collected.
  • Addresses packages or compares addresses with records to verify accuracy.
  • May compute cost of merchandise, shipping fees, and other charges, and bill customer.
  • May sort parcels for shipment, according to destination or other classification, and place parcels in mail bags or bins.
  • May process incoming and outgoing mail.
  • May fill orders from stock.
Postal Clerk Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Postal Service Clerks

Job family population: 78,830

Estimated population of Postal Clerk jobs: 4,530

Rate of error: N/A

Estimated salary in 2024:
$74,868
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Postal Clerk Job Listings for United States

PSE MAIL PROCESSING CLERK
Dec 13
GALLATIN, TN, USA
US Postal Service
US Postal Service - - 380 MAPLE ST [Mail Clerk / Postal Worker] As a Postal Service Employee - Mail Processing Clerk, you will perform a variety of clerk duties required to process mail using ...
PSE MAIL PROCESSING CLERK
Dec 12
WAILUKU, HI, USA
US Postal Service
US Postal Service - - 250 IMI KALA ST [Mail Clerk / Postal Worker] As a Postal Service Employee - Mail Processing Clerk, you will perform a variety of clerk duties required to process mail using ...
Mail Clerk
Dec 4
Nashua, NH, USA
HW Staffing Solutions
HW Staffing Solutions has an immediate job opening for a Mail Clerk for our client located in ... Postal form and deposit mail in sealed mail bag or container for delivery to US Post Office as ...
Postal Mail Clerk - CSC 80026
Sep 30
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Civil Service Careers
SALARY RANGE: $37,394 to $53,414 per year Duties and Responsibilities: Clerical Administrators expedite record-keeping, tracking, and production of documents, using MSHA-specific automated systems
Mail Clerk
Dec 12
Palo Alto, CA, USA
OMG, LLC
Process outgoing mail according to Postal requirements. * Sort Company mail, specific bulletins and correspondence. * Monitor and listen to clients to understand inquiries and requests in order to ...

The average pay for a Postal Clerk is $64,582 a year and $31 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Postal Clerk is between $46,582 and $79,498. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Postal Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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