The average pay for a Cashier is AU$17.73 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

AU$23,489 - AU$53,849
AU$23K
AU$39K
AU$54K
MEDIAN: AU$39,478
10%
50%
90%
AU$15.06 - AU$22.87
AU$15
AU$18
AU$23
MEDIAN: AU$17.71
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$53K
Salary AU$23,489 - AU$53,849
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,891
Profit Sharing AU$550
Commission AU$0.00 - AU$15,695
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).
)
AU$31,267 - AU$48,960
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 38
Hourly Data AU$0AU$33
Hourly Rate AU$15.06 - AU$22.87
Hourly Tips AU$0.57
Overtime AU$1.03 - AU$33.80
Annual Data AU$0AU$48K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,891
Commission AU$0.00 - AU$15,695
Profit Sharing AU$550
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).
)
AU$31,267 - AU$48,960
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 804

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.

Read More...

Cashier Tasks

  • Close and balance cash drawers.
  • Operate cash register to process sales.
  • Bag merchandise and collect money.

Popular Employer Salaries for Cashier

Common Career Paths for Cashier


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

Cashier Job Listings

Popular Skills for Cashier

Pay by Experience Level for Cashier

Pay by Experience for a Cashier has a positive trend. An entry-level Cashier with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$37,000 based on 748 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cashier with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 111 salaries. An experienced Cashier which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$41,000 based on 45 salaries. A Cashier with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$37,213

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Cashier Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Cashier?

Cashier in Brisbane:
"Go Woolworths."
Pros: Good pay, good workload, in-and-out kinda job, no qualifications or extensive knowledge required, work flexibility, work/life balance, easy to take time off where needed, opportunity to take on higher or different roles.
Cons: Frequently standing for long hours in one spot. Sometimes disregarded by other employees because of position in the store.

Cashier in Auburn:
Pros:
Cons: The crew members and the managers and the pay.

Cashier in Bendigo:
"Cashier."
Pros: That its simple to pick up and I get paid.
Cons: I stand there and just serve people all day gets boring!

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Cashier

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Cashier Salaries

▲12%

▲12%

▲10%

National Average
AU$37,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Cashier Salaries

▲8%


Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
AU$37,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 93%