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$34.84/hr$30.92/hr$32.72/hr$35.84/hr$38.64/hr$41.56/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities320$35.83/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
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
Rochester MN MSA 20$36.78/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 20$37.79/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 20$33.46/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 20$35.22/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 30$36.03/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 30$34.55/hr-16.1%
Central Minnesota 40$35.83/hr-10.7%
Southeast Minnesota 40$35.94/hr-12.5%
Southwest Balance of State 50$34.20/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 50$37.24/hr-15.4%
Northwest Balance of State 60$35.43/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 60$34.69/hr-16.7%
Northwest Minnesota 70$35.84/hr-16.0%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 110$36.72/hrN/A
Minnesota 320$35.83/hr-15.9%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,260$46.96/hr7.0%
General and Operations Managers 46,440$45.84/hr7.4%
Managers, All Other 9,350$58.02/hrN/A
Gaming Managers 100$29.68/hr1.2%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 24,660$32.24/hr7.9%
Administrative Services Managers 6,700$44.87/hr7.9%
Purchasing Managers 2,140$54.84/hr6.8%
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 4,250$21.53/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.