A Cashier earns an average wage of $8.21 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Cashier Total Pay (?
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$11,918 - $43,414
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MEDIAN: $23,791
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Cashier Total Pay (?
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$7.27 - $10.68
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$11,918 - $43,414  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $492.93  
Profit Sharing
$24.36 - $1,003  
Commission
$0.00 - $488.32  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,150 - $23,726  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9,215
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$7.27 - $10.68  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.09 - $2.59  
Overtime
$2.03 - $17.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Bonus
$0.00 - $492.93  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $488.32  
Profit Sharing
$24.36 - $1,003  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,150 - $23,726  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9,215
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Job Description for Cashier
A Cashier is an employee who operates a cash drawer by taking orders of customers and handling store receipts and money. Typically, a Cashier will be working a regular 8-hour workday. After clocking in, a Cashier's day begins. For most of the day, a Cashier will be stationed inside the employer's building at a particular cash register, the contents of which will be the Cashier's cash drawer.
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Cashier Tasks
  • Bag merchandise and collect money.
  • Operate cash register to process sales.
  • Close and balance cash drawers.
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Pay by Experience Level for Cashier
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Experience Affects Cashier Salaries

National Average
$17,000

Skills That Affect Cashier Salaries

Customer Relations
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Cash Handling
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National Average
$17,000
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Gender
Female
74%
female alumni
 
Male
26%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 28% dental benefits Dental: 20%
vision benefits Vision: 15% employee benefits None: 70%
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