Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

11-9131 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents



Plan, direct, or coordinate operational, administrative, management, and supportive services of a U.S. post office; or coordinate activities of workers engaged in postal and related work in assigned post office.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 700$35.24/hr$30.95/hr$32.49/hr$35.49/hr$38.03/hr$42.55/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities330$35.82/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 20$35.76/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 20$35.29/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 20$37.65/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 20$34.72/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 30$35.33/hr-16.1%
Southeast Balance of State 30$36.77/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 40$36.34/hr-10.7%
Southeast Minnesota 40$36.32/hr-12.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 50$36.36/hr-15.4%
Southwest Balance of State 50$34.71/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 60$35.47/hr-16.7%
Northwest Balance of State 60$35.20/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 70$35.49/hr-16.0%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 110$36.43/hrN/A
Minnesota 330$35.82/hr-15.9%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,550$46.77/hr7.0%
General and Operations Managers 44,010$48.24/hr7.4%
Gambling Managers 90$30.36/hr1.2%
Purchasing Managers 2,050$56.89/hr6.8%
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 4,290$22.45/hr-2.7%


  • Monitor employees' work schedules and attendance for payroll purposes.
  • Prepare and submit detailed and summary reports of post office activities to designated supervisors.
  • Organize and supervise activities, such as the processing of incoming and outgoing mail.
  • Prepare employee work schedules.
  • Direct and coordinate operational, management, and supportive services of one or a number of postal facilities.
  • Resolve customer complaints.
  • Prepare employee work schedules.
  • Direct and coordinate operational, management, and supportive services of one or a number of postal facilities.
  • Organize and supervise activities, such as the processing of incoming and outgoing mail.
  • Negotiate labor disputes.