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Mail carrier salary in New York, NY

How much does a Mail Carrier make in New York, NY?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $22.80
Low $9.69
High $53.67
$6,669per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a mail carrier is $22.80 per hour in New York, NY and $6,669 overtime per year.5 salaries reported, updated at November 24, 2023

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Top companies for Mail Carriers in New York, NY

  1. Quality Carriers
    408 reviews449 salaries reported
    $88.72per hour
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Highest paying cities for Mail Carriers near New York, NY

  1. Schenectady, NY
    $83.45 per hour
    10 salaries reported
  2. Buffalo, NY
    $24.45 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $22.80 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Albany, NY
    $20.53 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. Syracuse, NY
    $20.39 per hour
    11 salaries reported
  3. Waterford, NY
    $19.32 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  1. Troy, NY
    $19.09 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. Brooklyn, NY
    $18.92 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. Watervliet, NY
    $18.62 per hour
    12 salaries reported
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Where can a Mail Carrier earn more?

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Most common benefits for Mail Carriers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 5,195 ratings

57% of Mail Carriers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in New York, NY?

Postal Clerk

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Average $19.78 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Mail Carrier

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