Customer Service Cashier Salary

Customer Service Cashiers in the United States can expect wages of $8.97 per hour on average. Earnings sit near $7.49 per hour on the lower side but can approach $12.25 on the higher side. With some bonuses approaching $570.0556291472765 and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $5K, overall incomes of Customer Service Cashiers spread between $16K and $28K depending on individual performance. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is the particular firm, though geography and tenure have a (lesser) impact as well. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. The vast majority of Customer Service Cashiers (82 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Some workers in this field — the greater part — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by over a third and dental plans are enjoyed by roughly a fourth. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$12,280 - $41,217
(Median)
$12K
$24K
$41K
MEDIAN: $23,508
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$7.49 - $12.25
(Median)
$7
$9
$12
MEDIAN: $8.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$12,280 - $41,217  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $570  
Profit Sharing
$10.00 - $5,000  
Commission
$0.00 - $1,855  
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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$15,645 - $27,928  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.49 - $12.25  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.13 - $4.19  
Overtime
$1.24 - $19.18  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $570  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $1,855  
Profit Sharing
$10.00 - $5,000  
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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$15,645 - $27,928  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 996

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Job Description for Customer Service Cashier

A customer service cashier typically shares some of the tasks of a regular cashier in a retail environment, but also has added responsibilities related to customer service. They must be good listeners, polite, patient, and not argumentative.

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Customer Service Cashier Tasks

  • Collect customer information and enter it into the appropriate repository.
  • Answer questions, provide information, and resolve complaints.
  • Accept customer payment, and answer questions about billing.
  • Organize and clean cashier area.

Common Career Paths for Customer Service Cashier


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Customer Service Cashiers sometimes assume positions such as Office Managers. That role pays $38K per year on average. Customer Service Cashiers go on to become Cashiers more often than anything even though median pay for the role is $17K. Customer Service Cashiers who move into a Customer Service Representative role, another well-traveled path for those in this field, tend to find salaries of $29K.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Customer Service Cashier


Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., The Kroger Company, The Home Depot Inc., and Wegmans Food Markets are all popular places to work. With a median salary of $21K, Lowe's Home Improvement Inc. offers Customer Service Cashiers the highest pay. However, earnings don't seem to live on a large spectrum; they generally peter out at $17K and are capped at $27K.

The Kroger Company offers the least pay with a median salary of $17K; furthermore, salaries there max out at only $24K.

Popular Skills for Customer Service Cashier


Survey takers who work as Customer Service Cashiers usually report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Phone Support, Customer Relations, Cash Handling, and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Those educated in Cash Handling tend to be well versed in Customer Relations.

Pay by Experience Level for Customer Service Cashier

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $18K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $20K on average — a distinctly larger sum. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $21K in this role. Customer Service Cashiers with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are no higher than those with 10 to 20 years on the job.

Pay Difference by Location


For Customer Service Cashiers, San Diego provides a pay rate that is 11 percent greater than the national average. Customer Service Cashiers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+9 percent), Las Vegas (+9 percent), Miami (+9 percent), and Atlanta (+1 percent). With compensation 5 percent below the national average, Orlando is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market.

Customer Service Cashier Reviews

What is it like working as a Customer Service Cashier?

Customer Service Cashier in Independence:
"First Impressions Count."
Pros: I love making the Customers feel important and making sure they get what they need before leaving the store. I want my Customers to have a great experience so they will want to return in the future. I also love the fact that they will look for me before checking out because they like the service I offer them.
Cons: The communication is lacking from Management to employees.

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Experience Affects Customer Service Cashier Salaries




National Average
$19,000


Skills That Affect Customer Service Cashier Salaries

Phone Support
up arrow 9%

Customer Relations
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Cash Handling
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Sales
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National Average
$19,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 183 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 35% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 22% employee benefits None: 62%