The average hourly pay for a Retail Cashier in Australia is AU$18.88.
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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 …Read more
Retail Cashier Tasks
- Accept customer payment, and answer questions about billing.
- Organize and clean cashier area.
- Collect customer information and enter it into the appropriate repository.
- Answer questions, provide information, and resolve complaints.
Popular Employer Salaries for Retail Cashier
The top respondents for the job title Retail Cashier are from the companies Woolworths, Bunnings Warehouse and Kmart Australia. Reported salaries are highest at Bunnings Warehouse where the average pay is AU$22.37. Kmart Australia pays the lowest at around AU$19.19.
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Skills in Sales are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations, Retail, Cash Handling and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Retail Cashier
An entry-level Retail Cashier with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$17.65 based on 22 salaries. An early career Retail Cashier with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$18.49 based on 157 salaries. A mid-career Retail Cashier with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.72 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Retail Cashier with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.10 based on 9 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Retail Cashier in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 15.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Newcastle, New South Wales (9.3% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (1.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Wollongong, New South Wales (7.3% less), Adelaide, South Australia (5.9% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (1.0% less).
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