USPS Rate Update July 10, 2022
July 06 2022

USPS Rate Update July 10, 2022

Posted By | Tina Jeremiah
Posted On | July 06 2022

July 10th, 2022 USPS RATE CHANGE OVERVIEW

The United States Postal Service has announced a postage rate change that took effect
Sunday, July 10th, 2022. 



Download our July 10, 2022 USPS First Class Mail Rate Sticker

 

• Forever Stamps are $.60 and you will automatically save $.03 on every letter with the Metered Mail rate which increased to $.57 for the first ounce.  The each additional ounce is $0.24 for both letters and flats.

• First-Class Mail Flats/Large Envelopes are now $1.20 for 1 oz.  The additional ounce cost for First-Class Mail Flats is $0.24.

• First Class Postcard rates increased $.04 to $0.44 ea. (And size increased to 6" h x 9" l max.)

• Customers who print postage online or metered mail, the rate has a $.03 cent discount compared to the Post Office price for a Forever stamp. 

  • Other increases include but not limited to Presort Letters (bills and statements), Marketing Mail, Periodicals (Newspapers, magazines, etc.), Package Services (Bound Printed Matter, Media Mail, Library Mail), Domestic Extra Services (include COD, Certified Mail, Registered Mail, Money Orders, Return Receipt, Insurance, Signature Confirmation Services plus more).

  • The Certified Mail rate increased to $4.00.  The Return Receipt hard copy by mail also raised to $3.25 while the electronic return receipt increased to $2.00. All Domestic Extra Services and Domestic Special Services have rate increases. 

  • First Class Mail                  Up 6.5%
  • USPS Marketing Mail        Up 6.5%
  • Periodicals                         Up 8.5%
  • Package Services              Up 8.5%
  • Special Services                Up 6.4%
  • Value-Added Services changes will be implemented:
  • Priority Mail Returns service will now include $100 baked-in Insurance.
  • Priority Mail domestic outbound service increased baked-in insurance from $50 to $100.



First Class Mail – July 10, 2022 USPS Rate Increase –

August 2021 rates vs. July 2022 rates

Mailpiece Weight 8/2021 7/2022 Increase
Letters – 1 oz. $0.58 $0.60 $0.02
Letters  – Additional Ounces $0.20 $0.24 $0.04
Metered Mail Letters  – 1 oz. $0.53 $0.57 $0.04
Metered Mail Letters - Additional Ounces $0.20 $0.24 $0.04
Flat/Large Envelope – 1 oz. $1.16 $1.20 $0.04
Flat/Large Envelope – Additional Ounces $0.20 $0.24 $0.04
Postcards (New 6x9" max size) $0.40 $0.44 $0.04
International Letters – 1 oz. (Groups 1-9) $1.30 $1.40 $0.10

   

USPS July 10, 2022 FIRST CLASS COMMERCIAL PARCEL/PACKAGE RATE CHANGES


First Class Package Services has been the most popular and cheapest USPS service to ship packages under 1 lb.  These prices increased for the July 2022 rate change Retail and Commercial Base Pricing. 



USPS Commercial First Class Parcel/Package Service

(weight not over)

L, 1 & 2 Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 5 Zone 6 Zone 7 Zone 8 Zone 9
1 oz. 3.37 3.39 3.42 3.48 3.58 3.72 3.86 3.86
2 oz. 3.37 3.39 3.42 3.48 3.58 3.72 3.86 3.86
3 oz. 3.37 3.39 3.42 3.48 3.58 3.72 3.86 3.86
4 oz. 3.37 3.39 3.42 3.48 3.58 3.72 3.86 3.86
5 oz. 3.76 3.79 3.81 3.87 3.88 3.99 4.15 4.15
6 oz. 3.76 3.79 3.81 3.87 3.88 3.99 4.15 4.15
7 oz. 3.76 3.79 3.81 3.87 3.88 3.99 4.15 4.15
8 oz. 3.76 3.79 3.81 3.87 3.88 3.99 4.15 4.15
9 oz. 4.34 4.39 4.42 4.50 4.68 4.83 4.98 4.98
10 oz. 4.34 4.39 4.42 4.50 4.68 4.83 4.98 4.98
11 oz. 4.34 4.39 4.42 4.50 4.68 4.83 4.98 4.98
12 oz. 4.34 4.39 4.42 4.50 4.68 4.83 4.98 4.98
13 oz. 5.49 5.53 5.57 5.72 5.96 6.11 6.28 6.28
14 oz. 5.49 5.53 5.57 5.72 5.96 6.11 6.28 6.28
15 oz. 5.49 5.53 5.57 5.72 5.96 6.11 6.28 6.28
15.999 oz. 5.49 5.53 5.57 5.72 5.96 6.11 6.28 6.28



Click for current Quadient USPS Rate Update Instructions

To visit the USPS Postal Explorer with the current July 10, 2022 price sheets and other changes

https://pe.usps.com/

 

To talk to an expert for further clarification, information, or  mailing equipment solutions,

call Walz Label & Mailing at 877-971-1500 and talk to an expert



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