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How much does a Postal Service Clerk make in the United States?

Average Postal Service Clerk Hourly Wage in the United States

Postal Service Clerks earn a median hourly wage of $27.30. Hourly wages typically start from $15.63 and go up to $27.88.

Average Postal Service Clerk Yearly Salary in the United States

Postal Service Clerks earn a median salary of $56,790 per year. Salaries typically start from $32,520 and go up to $57,990.

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    • Dawn Career Institute Inc | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wilmington University | New Castle, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of the District of Columbia | Washington, DC
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
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Postal Service Clerk Earnings by Seniority

Top End Postal Service Clerk Earnings

The highest earning Postal Service Clerks in the United States earn:

$27.88
an hour
$57,990
per year
Senior Postal Service Clerk Earnings

Senior Postal Service Clerks in the United States earn:

$27.31
an hour
$56,800
per year
Experienced Postal Service Clerk Earnings

Experienced Postal Service Clerks in the United States earn:

$27.30
an hour
$56,790
per year
Junior Postal Service Clerk Earnings

Junior Postal Service Clerks in the United States earn:

$18.85
an hour
$39,210
per year
Starting Postal Service Clerk Earnings

Starting Postal Service Clerks in the United States earn:

$15.63
an hour
$32,520
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Postal Service Clerk salary comparison

Postal Service Clerks earn more than 77% percent of Services careers. Postal Service Clerk salaries are in the top 59% of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Postal Service Clerks in the United States

Postal Service Clerk salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Arizona $27.31 $56,790 # 1
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Hawaii $27.31 $56,790 # 2
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Connecticut $27.31 $56,800 # 3
Postal Service Clerk Salary in California $27.31 $56,790 # 4
Postal Service Clerk Salary in District of Columbia $27.31 $56,790 # 5
Postal Service Clerk Salary in New Jersey $27.31 $56,800 # 6
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Rhode Island $27.31 $56,800 # 7
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Florida $27.31 $56,790 # 8
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Massachusetts $27.30 $56,790 # 9
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Georgia $27.31 $56,790 # 10
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Maryland $27.30 $56,790 # 11
Postal Service Clerk Salary in North Carolina $27.30 $56,790 # 12
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Michigan $27.30 $56,790 # 13
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Delaware $27.30 $56,790 # 14
Postal Service Clerk Salary in New Hampshire $27.31 $56,790 # 15
Postal Service Clerk Salary in New York $27.30 $56,790 # 16
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Nevada $27.30 $56,790 # 17
Postal Service Clerk Salary in South Carolina $27.30 $56,790 # 18
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Texas $27.30 $56,790 # 19
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Colorado $27.30 $56,790 # 20
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Virginia $27.30 $56,790 # 21
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Oregon $27.30 $56,790 # 22
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Ohio $27.30 $56,790 # 23
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Louisiana $27.30 $56,790 # 24
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Washington $27.30 $56,790 # 25
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Indiana $27.30 $56,790 # 26
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Illinois $27.30 $56,790 # 27
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Pennsylvania $27.30 $56,790 # 28
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Tennessee $27.30 $56,790 # 29
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Utah $27.30 $56,790 # 30
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Alabama $27.30 $56,790 # 31
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Wisconsin $27.30 $56,790 # 32
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Kentucky $26.87 $55,880 # 33
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Mississippi $27.30 $56,780 # 34
Postal Service Clerk Salary in New Mexico $27.30 $56,790 # 35
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Minnesota $27.01 $56,180 # 36
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Vermont $19.59 $40,760 # 37
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Idaho $19.60 $40,760 # 38
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Kansas $26.19 $54,480 # 39
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Maine $19.14 $39,810 # 40
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Missouri $19.59 $40,760 # 41
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Oklahoma $19.14 $39,810 # 42
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Wyoming $19.59 $40,750 # 43
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Arkansas $19.14 $39,800 # 44
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Nebraska $19.14 $39,800 # 45
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Iowa $19.13 $39,800 # 46
Postal Service Clerk Salary in West Virginia $19.13 $39,800 # 47
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Montana $19.14 $39,800 # 48
Postal Service Clerk Salary in South Dakota $19.13 $39,790 # 49
Postal Service Clerk Salary in Alaska $19.13 $39,800 # 50
Postal Service Clerk Salary in North Dakota $18.84 $39,190 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Postal Service Clerk

Interested in becoming a Postal Service Clerk? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good postal service clerk? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Dawn Career Institute Inc | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wilmington University | New Castle, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of the District of Columbia | Washington, DC
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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