Entry-Level Bank Teller Salary

Entry-Level Bank Tellers pull down an average of $11.36 per hour. Total cash earnings of Entry-Level Bank Tellers range from $19K on the low end to $30K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $2K and $14K, respectively. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Health benefits are not claimed by all — more than a third lack any form of coverage — but more than half have medical insurance, and approximately half have dental, too. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level Bank Tellers making up 76 percent. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Bank Tellers is high. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$18,593 - $41,150
$19K
$25K
$41K
MEDIAN: $24,857
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$9.30 - $14.18
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$11
$14
MEDIAN: $11.47
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$0$41K
Salary $18,593 - $41,150
Bonus $194.15 - $2,029
Profit Sharing $201.34 - $2,553
Commission $96.96 - $1,622
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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$19,336 - $30,501
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 265
Hourly Data $0$20
Hourly Rate $9.30 - $14.18
Hourly Tips $0.49 - $8.28
Overtime $12.31 - $20.85
Annual Data $0$30K
Bonus $194.15 - $2,029
Commission $96.96 - $1,622
Profit Sharing $201.34 - $2,553
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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$19,336 - $30,501
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,254

Bank Teller Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Bank Teller


Many Entry-Level Bank Tellers can be found at Wells Fargo Bank, Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., Chase Bank, and Regions Bank, firms that are at the top of the field. Pay for Entry-Level Bank Tellers is best at TD Bank, N.A., which offers a median salary of $28K. However, the highest reported salaries don't seem to be much higher than the lowest ones; the pay range here runs from $24K to $35K. Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), BB&T Corp., and Wells Fargo Bank also offer top salaries for Entry-Level Bank Tellers. Workers at these firms can expect to earn about $27K, $26K, and $25K, respectively.

Pay for Entry-Level Bank Tellers is the lowest at IBC Bank, which has a median salary of $17K. In addition, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $25K. Employees at First National Bank, The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., and Federal Credit Union can also expect below-average earnings of $18K, $21K, and $21K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $24,208

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

Home to some of the best pay for Entry-Level Bank Tellers, New York offers exceptional salaries, 19 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Bank Tellers will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+8 percent), Los Angeles (+7 percent), Charleston (+7 percent), and San Antonio (+6 percent). Trailing the national average by 12 percent, Oklahoma City is the market with the smallest paychecks. Workers in Indianapolis and New Orleans earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (11 percent less and 7 percent less, respectively).

Bank Teller Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Bank Teller in Birmingham:
You can do all banking online now, find another career.

Bank Teller in Cumming:
"How to have more patience with customer."
Have enough patience to explain customer what is wrong or rules of some transaction .

Bank Teller in Ravenna:
"Love your customers."
First of all be a people person otherwise go elsewhere !! Learn your job ,balance your paperwork and drawer .... Please be a team player ! So important. Adapt to your co-workers and learn the positive from them .Learn from your mistakes and go forward 😊

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.

Key Stats for Bank Teller

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 281 votes.
Less than 1 year
29%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
8%

Skills That Affect Bank Teller Salaries


▲1%

▼0%


▼0%

National Average
$24,000


Cash Handling
▼2%



Mathematica
▼2%

▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼3%

▼3%

▼4%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 281 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 35%