The average hourly pay for a Bank Teller is $12.25.
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Job Description for Bank Teller
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.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Bank Teller
The top respondents for the job title Bank Teller are from the companies Wells Fargo Bank, Chase Bank and Bank of America Corp. (BOFA). Reported salaries are highest at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) where the average pay is $14.87. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) and Wells Fargo & Co., earning around $13.61 and $13.36, respectively. The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. pays the lowest at around $11.28. U.S. Bank and Wells Fargo Bank also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $12.13 and $12.29, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Bank Teller
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Cash Handling, Customer Service and Banking are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication and Customer Relations.
Pay by Experience Level for Bank Teller
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 $11.74 based on 967 salaries. An early career Bank Teller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.20 based on 2,209 salaries. A mid-career Bank Teller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.82 based on 633 salaries. An experienced Bank Teller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.79 based on 440 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Bank Teller in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 16.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (10.9% more) and Chicago, Illinois (7.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (0.2% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 4,467 survey responses.