Postmasters and Mail Superintendents (11-9131)

Occupation description:  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.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 17,30012,800 -26.20 380380

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 34.6127.0130.41 34.4539.3543.23
Alaska 23.1315.6415.74 19.2929.3935.60
Balance of State 21.0915.6315.65 16.8226.0430.00

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
20 0.050.0 50.0
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation3
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation3
UI claimants previously working in occupation0
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 42
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: Less than 5 years On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University   (JBER)
Human Security & Resilience BS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Public Administration Mas

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Public Administration Mas

 Degree
Wayland Baptist University   (Anchorage)
Public Administration (M.P.A) MA