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Mail Clerk and Mail Machine Operator Salary, Earnings and Wage Information

  Pay Period Low Median High
  Hourly $7.69 $11.45 $17.35
  Annual $16,000 $23,800 $36,100
  • “High” indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.
  • “Median” indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
  • “Low” indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
  • “N/A” indicates the data is not available.

Notes: The yearly wage data presented above represents U.S. workers who are employed full-time with year-round schedules.

Occupation 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.