$26,575
Avg. Salary
$11.87
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$609

Bonus

$979

Profit Sharing

$393

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Bank Teller is $11.87 per hour.

The average pay for a Bank Teller is $26,575 per year.

10%
$9.58
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$11.87
50%
$15.06
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MEDIAN $11.87
10%
$19k
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$27k
50%
$41k
90%
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MEDIAN $26,575
$18,565 - $41,373
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MEDIAN: $26,575
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$0$41K
Salary $18,565 - $41,373
Bonus $102 - $2,028
Profit Sharing $198 - $3,949
Commission $58.17 - $1,479
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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$19,877 - $32,213
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 671
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $9.58 - $15.06
Hourly Tips $0.13 - $7.11
Overtime $12.77 - $21.95
Annual Data $0$32K
Bonus $102 - $2,028
Commission $58.17 - $1,479
Profit Sharing $198 - $3,949
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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$19,877 - $32,213
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,912

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.

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Bank Teller


Wells Fargo Bank, Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., Chase Bank, and Regions Bank are among the top companies that take on many Bank Tellers. Although salaries only range from $24K to just $35K, TD Bank, N.A. still offers the highest pay with a median paycheck of $28K. Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), SunTrust Banks Inc., and Union Bank are a few other companies that offer generous salaries, with Bank Tellers earning around $28K, $25K, or $25K at each firm, respectively.

Bank Tellers will find the worst pay at IBC Bank, where the median salary crawls in at $17K. Furthermore, compensation is curbed at $25K, leaving little room for growth. A few other companies with smaller-than-average paychecks include The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. ($21K), Fifth Third Bancorp ($21K), and Federal Credit Union ($22K).

Common Career Paths for Bank Teller


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Though some Bank Tellers move into positions like Registered Nurse (where the average salary is $56K), this progression is not the norm. Career advancement for the typical Bank Teller often leads to becoming a Personal Banker or an Assistant Branch Manager of Banking; median salaries in these positions are $10K higher and $14K higher, respectively.

Bank Teller Job Listings

Popular Skills for Bank Teller


Survey respondents exploit a significant toolbox of skills in their work. Most notably, skills in Spanish Language, Sales, Banking, and Accounting are correlated to pay that is above average. For most people, competency in Cash Handling indicates knowledge of Banking.

Pay by Experience Level for Bank Teller

Pay by Experience for a Bank Teller has a positive trend. An entry-level Bank Teller with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $24,000 based on 2,789 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bank Teller with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 598 salaries. An experienced Bank Teller which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 368 salaries. A Bank Teller with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 161 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $24,982

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

New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago — America's three largest cities — boast salaries well above the national rate for Bank Tellers. Oklahoma City ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 11 percent below the national average. Workers in Tulsa and Memphis earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (8 percent less and 5 percent less, respectively).

Bank Teller Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Bank Teller?

Bank Teller in Milwaukee:
"Enjoyable position, Stressful environment."
Pros: I like working with people, both co-workers and customers. And, I like the banking industry in general.
Cons: The constant regulation changes.

Bank Teller in Plymouth:
"Banking center Rep."
Pros: I love my job, I mean, I get to play with money all day!
Cons: Nothing really bad to say.

Bank Teller in Dallas:
"Work."
Pros: Working with our members.
Cons: Not team players. Not enough pay for my skills.

Bank Teller in Sparta:
"Bank."
Pros: Short drive, the customers, flexible schedule.
Cons: The pay.

Bank Teller in Thornton:
Pros:
Cons: Collecting money, stress due to work load, unable to keep up with the demands of the job.

Bank Teller in Wichita:
"Don't Let Nobody Harass You."
Enjoy your job and do not let any harassment continue until you have a nervous breakdown.

Bank Teller in Escondido:
"Credit union."
Pros: The company is great to work for.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Bank Teller

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 643 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Bank Teller Salaries

▲15%

▲11%

▲5%

National Average
$25,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Bank Teller Salaries


▼0%

▼0%

▼0%

National Average
$25,000


Cash Handling
▼2%



Typing
▼3%

Computer Service
▼3%

▼3%

▼3%



▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 643 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 32%