How Much do Mail Carriers Make in Minnesota?

Do mail carriers in Minnesota make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Minnesota mail carriers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, mail carriers in Minnesota earn an average of $52,030 a year, equivalent to $25.01 an hour.

This is almost exactly the same as mail carriers nationwide, but it is 7% less than the typical Minnesota worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Minnesota Mail Carrier Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $31.55 $65,620
75th $30.97 $64,410
50th $24.01 $49,930
25th $19.04 $39,610
10th $17.79 $36,990
Minnesota Mail Carriers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Duluth $24.22 $50,370
Mankato $24.79 $51,570
Minneapolis $25.35 $52,740
Rochester $24.97 $51,950
St. Cloud $25.30 $52,630
Minnesota Mail Carrier Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $25.01 $52,030
2018 $24.81 $51,610
2017 $23.83 $49,570
2016 $23.86 $49,630
2015 $24.00 $49,920
2014 $24.36 $50,660
2013 $23.91 $49,730
2012 $24.53 $51,010
2011 $24.18 $50,290