Is being a postal worker stressful?
Thereof, is being a postal worker a good job?
The Postal Service has been a bastion of solid middle class jobs with good benefits. According to government data, the average annual pay of the 315,000 letter carriers at the postal service is $51,390. The second most common job, the 140,000 mail sorters, get paid an average of $48,380.
Additionally, why do postal workers go crazy? The expression derives from a series of incidents from 1986 onward in which United States Postal Service (USPS) workers shot and killed managers, fellow workers, and members of the police or general public in acts of mass murder.
Then, is it hard being a mail carrier?
Being a mail carrier is hard. An old college friend was working happily delivering mail, and making more than I ever did in newspapering: The benefits are good, you don't take the job home with you, and there's lots of overtime if you want it.
Is rural carrier a good job?
It's one of the best jobs in the post office. Very little oversight and short days. The city carriers even sing a song about them. It's laughable, most of the rural carriers at our office work 6 hours all summer long.