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USPS Rural Carrier salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 2,607 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Rural Carriers make?
The average total salary for a USPS Rural Carrier is $52,000 per year. This is based on data from 2,607 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Rural Carrier and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Rural Carrier salary can vary between $25,500 to $73,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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USPS Rural Carrier salary by location

USPS Rural Carrier demographics

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56% are single
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44% are married
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52% have kids
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51% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for USPS Rural Carriers

2,607 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a rural carrier in the United States is $52,000 per year. Rural carrier salaries in the United States can vary between $25,500 to $73,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,607 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as rural carrier.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for rural carriers in the United States: Pensacola Metro Area, FL ($62,500 a year), Raleigh Metro Area, NC ($61,500 a year), and Salisbury Metro Area, MD ($61,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.