The average hourly pay for a Bank Teller in Canada is C$15.23.
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What Do Bank Tellers Do?
Bank tellers hold one of the most visible positions at any bank or credit union. Whether it’s withdrawing funds or depositing them, at some point, each bank customer interacts with a teller; that means customer service skills are paramount in keeping the customers happy. The position also requires absolute accuracy, as being off on your “drawer” is not allowed.
The average day for a bank teller requires a wide variety of skills. The bank teller must have the ability to perform basic arithmetic…Read more
Bank Teller Tasks
- Conduct financial transactions for customers, such as deposits and withdrawals.
- Provide customers with information regarding personal and business accounts, as well products offered by the bank.
- Ensure security of all transactions and of cash supply.
Job Satisfaction for Bank Teller
Popular Employer Salaries for Bank Teller
The top respondents for the job title Bank Teller are from the companies BMO - Bank of Montreal, TD Canadatrust and Scotia Bank. Reported salaries are highest at RBC Bank where the average pay is C$16.43. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include TD Canadatrust and TD Canada, earning around C$16.37 and C$15.74, respectively. BMO - Bank of Montreal pays the lowest at around C$15.18. Scotia Bank and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$15.30 and C$15.34, respectively.
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Customer Service Representative (CSR)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
What Are Popular Skills for Bank Tellers?
Skills in Customer Service, Cash Handling, Sales, Banking and Oral / Verbal Communication are correlated to pay that is above average.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Bank Tellers?
An entry-level Bank Teller with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$14.88 based on 71 salaries. An early career Bank Teller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.45 based on 162 salaries. A mid-career Bank Teller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.82 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Bank Teller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.53 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$19.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Bank Teller in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 2.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (2.0% more) and Calgary, Alberta (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (14.1% less), London, Ontario (1.5% less) and Montréal, Québec (1.2% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 329 survey responses.