Teller Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Teller is $10.87 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 with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. A skill in Loan Processing is associated with high pay for this job.
Teller Total Pay (?
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$18,717 - $32,600
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MEDIAN: $24,691
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Teller Total Pay (?
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$8.89 - $13.36
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National Salary Data

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$0$11K$22K$33K
Salary
$18,717 - $32,600  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,019  
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $4,027  
Commission
$146.94 - $2,892  
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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$18,635 - $29,119  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,751
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$8.89 - $13.36  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.03 - $12.42  
Overtime
$11.75 - $20.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,019  
   
Commission
$146.94 - $2,892  
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $4,027  
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).
)
$18,635 - $29,119  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,751
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Job Description for Teller

A teller interacts with bank customers in tasks such as processing account transactions, making individualized banking recommendations, issuing money orders, and maintaining precise monetary balances. Tellers' responsibilities vary based on the bank's size and policies. These positions require a high level of customer interaction, as they serve as the most frequent interpersonal connection with customers. Tellers may also interact with customers by telephone.
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Teller Tasks
  • Ensure security of all transactions and of cash supply.
  • Provide customers with information regarding personal and business accounts, as well products offered by the bank.
  • Conduct financial transactions for customers, such as deposits and withdrawals.
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Pay by Experience Level for Teller

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

Pay Difference By Location

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$23,000
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Teller Reviews

What is it like working as a Teller?
Teller in Dayton:
"Typing."
Pros: Occasionally I get to help someone solve a legitimate problem. Otherwise, I like the puzzle-like nature of setting up electronic transfers, etc.
Cons: Cashing checks for angry people.

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Experience Affects Teller Salaries

National Average
$23,000

Skills That Affect Teller Salaries

Loan Processing
up arrow 18%
Bilingual
up arrow 10%
Accounting
up arrow 6%
Banking
up arrow 3%
Spanish Language
up arrow 3%
Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 3%
Sales
up arrow 2%
Cash Handling
up arrow 1%
Customer Relations
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Customer Service
0%
National Average
$23,000
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Typing
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ATM
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Computer Service
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 548 votes.

Gender

Female
76%
female alumni
 
Male
24%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 62% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 35%
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