How Much do Mail Carriers Make in New Mexico?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, mail carriers in New Mexico earn an average of $51,970 a year, equivalent to $24.99 an hour.

This is almost exactly the same as mail carriers nationwide, but it is 10% more than the typical New Mexico worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
New Mexico Mail Carrier Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $31.61 $65,760
75th $30.97 $64,410
50th $23.80 $49,500
25th $18.29 $38,050
10th $17.79 $36,990
New Mexico Mail Carriers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Albuquerque $25.43 $52,880
Farmington $23.96 $49,840
Las Cruces $25.16 $52,320
Santa Fe $25.01 $52,020
New Mexico Mail Carrier Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $24.99 $51,970
2018 $24.69 $51,350
2017 $23.73 $49,350
2016 $24.06 $50,040
2015 $24.58 $51,120
2014 $24.85 $51,690
2013 $24.42 $50,790
2012 $25.14 $52,290
2011 $24.77 $51,510