The average hourly pay for a Senior Teller is $14.78.
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What Do Senior Tellers Do?
Senior tellers are responsible for all aspects of front-end customer service in a financial institution (such as a bank). They interact with customers, assisting them in making deposits, issuing withdrawals, cashing checks, and other general inquiries. Senior tellers provide advice to customers on bank products and services, as well as direct customers to appropriate senior staff for opening account, loan information, or other more time-intensive issues. Senior tellers also provide guidance for…Read more
Senior Teller Tasks
- Supervise and process financial transactions and document balances and cash drawers.
- Oversee vaults, ATM balances, reporting and other branch needs.
- Inventory and ensure cash supply, currency, and daily cash for tellers.
- Open and close customer accounts, particularly complex or large ones.
Job Satisfaction for Senior Teller
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Teller
The top respondents for the job title Senior Teller are from the companies BB&T Corp., Wells Fargo Bank and Banner Bank. Reported salaries are highest at Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) where the average pay is $17.80. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include SunTrust Banks Inc. and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), earning around $15.99 and $15.95, respectively. BBVA Compass pays the lowest at around $13.48. Banner Bank and BB&T Corp. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.53 and $14.25, respectively.
Senior Teller Job Listings
What Are Popular Skills for Senior Tellers?
Skills in Customer Service and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Sales, Banking and Cash Handling.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Tellers?
An entry-level Senior Teller with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.38 based on 6 salaries. An early career Senior Teller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.96 based on 143 salaries. A mid-career Senior Teller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.29 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Senior Teller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.20 based on 113 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Senior Teller in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 11.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (9.2% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (6.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (15.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.4% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 431 survey responses.