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Occupational Employment Statistics


41-2011 Cashiers

Receive and disburse money in establishments other than financial institutions. May use electronic scanners, cash registers, or related equipment. May process credit or debit card transactions and validate checks. Excludes “Gaming Cage Persons and Booth Cashiers” (41-2012).

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southwest Minnesota 5,350183$13.71/hr$11.73/hr$11.93/hr$13.30/hr$14.77/hr$15.41/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and Mining20$12.10/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities56,950$14.71/hr
Financial Activities20$14.81/hr
Professional and Business Services60$14.73/hr
Education and Health Services830$12.26/hr
Leisure and Hospitality1,790$12.92/hr
Other Services360$15.28/hr
Public Administration1,130$15.00/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 1,330$14.52/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 1,570$13.77/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 1,790$12.44/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 1,920$14.03/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 2,470$14.72/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 2,680$14.72/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 3,150$14.99/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 3,460$14.22/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 3,660$12.44/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 4,160$14.09/hr-8.8%
Southeast Balance of State 5,030$13.98/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 5,350$13.30/hr-9.5%
Northwest Balance of State 5,860$13.91/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 6,850$14.07/hr-8.2%
Southeast Minnesota 7,210$14.35/hr-9.6%
Central Minnesota 7,960$14.71/hr-9.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 29,840$15.16/hr-9.4%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 35,150$15.15/hrN/A
Minnesota 61,520$14.70/hr-9.3%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Tellers 5,800$18.84/hr-12.1%
Fast Food and Counter Workers 56,700$14.74/hr12.4%
Counter and Rental Clerks 4,010$15.83/hr1.0%
Stockers and Order Fillers 36,800$15.96/hr2.9%
Gambling Dealers 1,120$13.10/hr35.1%

  • Keep periodic balance sheets of amounts and numbers of transactions.
  • Weigh items sold by weight to determine prices.
  • Calculate total payments received during a time period, and reconcile this with total sales.
  • Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure that amounts are correct and that there is adequate change.
  • Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits.
  • Issue trading stamps and redeem food stamps and coupons.
  • Issue receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers.
  • Compute and record totals of transactions.
  • Establish or identify prices of goods, services, or admission, and tabulate bills, using calculators, cash registers, or optical price scanners.
  • Compile and maintain non-monetary reports and records.