Job Description: Postal Clerks perform all duties necessary to the efficient operation of a Marine Corps Post Office. Mail handling duties can include, but are not limited to accepting, sorting, manifesting and dispatching all types of mail, to include official mail. Postal Clerks also issue and cash USPS money orders, sell stamps, apply postage to, and mail out parcels. They perform any other duties in connection with the proper running of a postal operation. Only Postal Marines receiving formal training as listed in the prerequisites and assigned to a military postal facility, may be given this MOS. Postal Clerks will not be assigned to unit mailrooms to conduct mail clerk/orderly functions.

  • Branch Branch: Marines
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 0161
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $36,767
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: CL: 100
  • Degree Degree: High School
  • Age Age: 17-29
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Personnel and Administration
Average Age
25 Average Age
Average Age
411 Number Employed
Average Age
4.0 YearsAverage Employment