Postal service mail carriers are most often employed by the Postal Service industry. The average yearly wage for Postal service mail carriers was $49,112 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Postal service mail carriers by wage are Bailiffs, correctional officers, & jailers, Flight attendants, and Security & fire alarm systems installers.
Postal service mail carriers are part of the Office & Administrative Support Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of office & administrative support workers, Switchboard operators, including answering service, Telephone operators, Communications equipment operators, all other, Bill & account collectors, Billing & posting clerks, Bookkeeping, accounting, & auditing clerks, Gaming cage workers, Payroll & timekeeping clerks, Procurement clerks, Tellers, Other financial clerks, Brokerage clerks, Court, municipal, & license clerks, Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks, Customer service representatives, Eligibility interviewers, government programs, File clerks, Hotel, motel, & resort desk clerks, Interviewers, except eligibility & loan, Library assistants, clerical, Loan interviewers & clerks, New accounts clerks, Human resources assistants, except payroll & timekeeping, Receptionists & information clerks, Reservation & transportation ticket agents & travel clerks, Information & record clerks, all other, Correspondence clerks & order clerks, Cargo & freight agents, Couriers & messengers, Dispatchers, Meter readers, utilities, Postal service clerks, Postal service mail carriers, Postal service mail sorters, processors, & processing machine operators, Production, planning, & expediting clerks, Shipping, receiving, & traffic clerks, Stock clerks & order fillers, Weighers, measurers, checkers, & samplers, recordkeeping, Secretaries & administrative assistants, Computer operators, Data entry keyers, Word processors & typists, Insurance claims & policy processing clerks, Mail clerks & mail machine operators, except postal service, Office clerks, general, Office machine operators, except computer, Proofreaders & copy markers, Statistical assistants, and Miscellaneous office & administrative support workers, including desktop publishers
The top 3 locations that employ the most Postal service mail carriers are Ingham County (Northwest) PUMA, MI, Isle of Wight, Southampton Counties, Suffolk & Franklin Cities PUMA, VA, and Dane County (East) PUMA, WI. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Postal service mail carriers are Ingham County (Northwest) PUMA, MI, Isle of Wight, Southampton Counties, Suffolk & Franklin Cities PUMA, VA, and Logan, Polk, Franklin, Sevier, Howard & Scott Counties PUMA, AR.