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Mail Carrier salary in the United States

Average total salary*
$47,500/yr
Average per year
$47,500
Average per year
$47,500
$21,500
Total salary range**
$77,500
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Based on 18,891 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Mail Carriers make in the United States?
The average total salary for a Mail Carrier in the United States is $47,500 per year. This is based on data from 18,891 Intuit users who reported their occupation as Mail Carrier in 2019 and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Average per year
$47,500
Average per year
$47,500
$21,500
Total salary range**
$77,500
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Based on 18,891 income tax records from TurboTax
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Salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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USPS, San Mateo County, CA
15 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$55K – $75K
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FedEx, Santa Clara County, CA
17 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$59K – $76K

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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San Jose Metro Area, CA
56 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$43K – $70K
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San Francisco Metro Area, CA
209 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$43K – $66K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
337 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$44K – $68K
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Albany Metro Area, NY
69 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$45K – $64K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
235 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$42K – $64K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
349 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$40K – $65K
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Toledo Metro Area, OH
68 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$43K – $61K
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Denver Metro Area, CO
225 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$41K – $64K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
228 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$43K – $61K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
165 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$42K – $61K

Mail Carrier demographics

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63% are single
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37% are married
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42% have kids
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32% own a home

Mail Carrier salaries by age

$0
$14,625
$29,250
$43,875
$58,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Mail Carriers

18,891 full-time salaries from 2019

How much do similar occupations make?

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Mail Carrier Assistant
446 income tax records
$31,500/yr
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Rural Mail Carrier
526 income tax records
$51,500/yr
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City Letter Carrier
307 income tax records
$56,500/yr
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City Carrier
797 income tax records
$50,000/yr
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.