Cashier in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average wage for a Cashier in Chicago, Illinois is $9.88 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Microsoft Word is associated with high pay for this job.

$8.49 - $11.49
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$10
$11
MEDIAN: $10.16
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Hourly Data $0$20
Hourly Rate $8.49 - $11.49
Hourly Tips $1.47
Overtime $8.14 - $20.71
Annual Data $0$28K
Bonus $1,000
Commission $0.00
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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$17,682 - $28,936
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 87

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Cashier Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Cashier

Pay by Experience for a Cashier has a positive trend. An entry-level Cashier with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 78 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cashier with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Cashier which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 12 salaries. A Cashier with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Cashier

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Cashier Salaries

▼0%

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
$21,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼4%

Skills That Affect Cashier Salaries

Microsoft Word
▲7%

National Average
$21,000

Food Preparation
▼1%

Mathematica
▼2%

Customer Service
▼3%


Retail
▼4%

Spanish Language
▼4%

Customer Relations
▼8%

Cleaning
▼10%

Computer Service
▼10%

Sales
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 65%
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