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Postmasters and Mail Superintendents

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $38.73
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Postmasters and Mail Superintendents *

Area Low Median High
U S
$36.65 $39.73 $44.36
Minnesota
$35.97 $38.73 $43.42
Central Minnesota
$34.55 $37.80 $41.50
Northeast Minnesota
$33.98 $36.69 $38.38
Northwest Minnesota
$33.28 $37.07 $41.22
Southeast Minnesota
$34.79 $37.51 $41.74
Southwest Minnesota
$34.99 $37.45 $42.13
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$35.41 $38.42 $44.27

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 300 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Postmasters and Mail Superintendents most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 189 new Postmasters and Mail Superintendents to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
Area Employment Employment Change
U S 13,200 12,200 -1,000 -7.7%
Minnesota 319 289 -30 -9.4%
Central Minnesota 42 38 -4 -9.5%
Northeast Minnesota 29 26 -3 -10.3%
Northwest Minnesota 72 65 -7 -9.7%
Southeast Minnesota 41 37 -4 -9.8%
Southwest Minnesota 51 46 -5 -9.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 54 49 -5 -9.3%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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