Retail Cashier Salary

The average wage for a Retail Cashier is $8.84 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Read More
$16,341 - $36,298
(Median)
$16K
$22K
$36K
MEDIAN: $22,000
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$7.44 - $11.92
(Median)
$7
$8
$12
MEDIAN: $8.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$16,341 - $36,298  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $509  
Profit Sharing
$29.90 - $2,909  
Commission
$0.00 - $1,521  
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).
)
$15,541 - $25,938  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.44 - $11.92  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.09 - $8.62  
Overtime
$3.02 - $18.01  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $509  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $1,521  
Profit Sharing
$29.90 - $2,909  
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).
)
$15,541 - $25,938  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 714
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Retail Cashier

A retail cashier operates a cash register at a retail store. Under the supervision of a store manager, a retail cashier will provide customer service to customers by completing all assigned tasks with great attention to detail and timeliness. This individual might have the responsibility of promoting company programs, including loyalty participation, warranty sales, and credit card enrollment. Therefore, this person may need to maintain awareness of current promotions and advertisements. The responsibilities of this position can include greeting patrons, answering phone calls, following policies and procedures, researching special-order products, and stocking different goods. This individual can be expected to assist with tagging, cleaning, stocking items. The individual is often expected to be a team player.

Read More...

Retail 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 Retail Cashier


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Cashier Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Retail Cashier

Popular Skills for Retail Cashier

Pay by Experience Level for Retail Cashier

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

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Retail Cashier Salaries




National Average
$19,000


Skills That Affect Retail Cashier Salaries

Retail
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Cash Handling
up arrow 1%

Sales
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
0%

National Average
$19,000

Computer Service
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 115 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
medical benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 66%
ADVERTISEMENT