Who was the first woman postmaster in the colonies?

Answer Katherine Goddard, a newspaper publisher, was the first woman postmaster in the colonies. She was appointed the manager of the post office in Baltimore shortly before the signing of the Declaration... Read More »

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What is the job of a postmaster?

A postmaster directs, supervises and coordinates the activities of workers within a post office. The postmaster is in charge of the operational, management and administrative services in an assigne... Read More »

Who is the Postmaster General?

As of 2010, the Postmaster General is John E. Potter, who goes by the name Jack. He took the position in June 2001. Potter started his career with the U.S. postal service in 1978 as a postal clerk.... Read More »

How much does a postmaster make?

Entry-level postmasters or mail superintendents with less than one year of experience make a median range of $32,750 to $49,480 per year in 2010, according to Postmasters with 20 or m... Read More »

What is the average salary of a postmaster?

According to PayScale, the average salary of a postmaster depends on experience. As of March 2010, those with 1 to 4 years earn $35,585 to $60,497 per year. Those with 5 to 9 years make $58,933 to ... Read More »