United States Postal Service Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 176,871 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 12 months. Last updated: November 16, 2017
Popular JobsAverage SalarySalary Distribution
83,313 salaries reported
$17.07 per hour
  • Most Reported
$8.55
$25.70
34,543 salaries reported
$16.04 per hour
$7.95
$23.90
23,047 salaries reported
$16.34 per hour
$7.95
$23.90
7,021 salaries reported
$15.94 per hour
$8.00
$24.15
4,346 salaries reported
$16.29 per hour
$8.00
$24.15
DrivingAverage SalarySalary Distribution
83,313 salaries reported
$17.07 per hour
  • Most Reported
$8.55
$25.70
586 salaries reported
$18.72 per hour
$8.55
$25.70
132 salaries reported
$23.61 per hour
$8.55
$25.70
45 salaries reported
$14.80 per hour
$8.55
$25.70
14 salaries reported
$22.17 per hour
$8.55
$25.70
Loading and StockingAverage SalarySalary Distribution
34,543 salaries reported
$16.04 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.95
$23.90
23,047 salaries reported
$16.34 per hour
$7.95
$23.90
4,559 salaries reported
$13.43 per hour
$7.95
$23.90
3,738 salaries reported
$13.84 per hour
$7.95
$23.90
91 salaries reported
$17.66 per hour
$7.95
$23.90
Administrative AssistanceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
7,021 salaries reported
$15.94 per hour
  • Most Reported
$8.00
$24.15
4,346 salaries reported
$16.29 per hour
$8.00
$24.15
343 salaries reported
$14.57 per hour
$8.00
$24.15
123 salaries reported
$14.49 per hour
$8.00
$24.15
57 salaries reported
$9.94 per hour
$8.00
$24.15
Installation & MaintenanceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
1,254 salaries reported
$48,433 per year
  • Most Reported
$24,000
$77,000
474 salaries reported
$49,687 per year
$24,000
$77,000
193 salaries reported
$47,654 per year
$24,000
$77,000
84 salaries reported
$61,214 per year
$24,000
$77,000
28 salaries reported
$57,330 per year
$24,000
$77,000
ConstructionAverage SalarySalary Distribution
41 salaries reported
$48,855 per year
  • Most Reported
$24,000
$79,000
4 salaries reported
$46,229 per year
Min and max salaries are hidden when we have fewer than 5 salaries
5 salaries reported
$53,101 per year
$24,000
$79,000
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Salary satisfaction

73%
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Common benefits at United States Postal Service

  • 401K Plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Employee Discounts
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
Benefit information is collected from job descriptions and reviews about United States Postal Service on indeed.com.
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What people say about working at United States Postal Service

  • Flexibility and Benefits

    Able to get great benefits. The schedule and hours are flexible.I was able to switch over when I needed benefits for health care. They provide good options.
    Mail handler assistant (Current Employee)
    Ashburn, VA - June 12, 2017
  • For many years a stable working and rewarding environment but this changed based on mass cut backs and layoffs.

    Grateful for the many years that I worked there. Things more recently have changed based on mass cutbacks however.
    Letter Carrier (Former Employee)
    Herndon, VA - June 24, 2014
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