Courier/​Postie

Kaikawe Karere

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Couriers/posties sort, collect and deliver mail, packages, parcels and other goods to houses or businesses, using a vehicle or on foot.

Pay

Posties usually earn

$32K-$36K per year

Couriers usually earn

$40K-$130K per year

Source: NZ Post, NZ Couriers and Fastway Couriers

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a courier/postie are average due to stable worker numbers.
Diane Bartrum sitting on a bicycle and pushing mail through the slot of a letterbox

Couriers and posties deliver mail and parcels

Last updated 21 April 2016