Career and Job Search Guide

Mail Clerk and Mail Machine Operator Salary and Wage Information

  Percentile 10% (Low) 50% (Median) 90% (High)
  Hourly Wage $7.69 $11.45 $17.35
  Annual Wage $16,000 $23,800 $36,100
  • "10% (Low)" indicates that 10% of workers earned less and 90% earned more.
  • "50% (Median)" indicates that 50% of workers earned less and 50% earned more.
  • "90% (High)" indicates that 90% of workers earned less and 10% earned more.
  • "N/A" indicates that data is not available
* The annual salary and wage data presented above represents U.S. based workers with full-time employment and year-round schedules.

 Career Description
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators (not Postal Service) prepare outgoing and incoming mail for distribution. They use handling methods to organize incoming or outgoing mail or packages. Their duties may also include keeping records and forms.