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Occupational Employment Statistics


43-3071 Tellers

Receive and pay out money. Keep records of money and negotiable instruments involved in a financial institution's various transactions.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northeast Minnesota 46040$17.36/hr$14.84/hr$15.17/hr$17.97/hr$18.72/hr$19.42/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Financial Activities5,710$18.83/hr
Professional and Business Services90$19.45/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 120$19.05/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 200$18.11/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 210$18.55/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 260$19.19/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 300$18.75/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 310$18.16/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 370$17.82/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 450$18.36/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 460$17.97/hr-8.5%
Southeast Balance of State 510$19.00/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 610$18.41/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 620$19.03/hr-8.7%
Southwest Minnesota 640$18.51/hr-9.2%
Central Minnesota 750$18.79/hr-9.8%
Northwest Balance of State 780$18.57/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 890$18.40/hr-8.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,320$19.08/hr-12.8%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 2,820$19.08/hrN/A
Minnesota 5,800$18.84/hr-12.1%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners 1,310$12.68/hr32.6%
Office Clerks, General 52,900$19.71/hr-3.3%
Cashiers 61,520$14.70/hr-9.3%
Gambling Cage Workers 350$18.59/hrN/A
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 24,790$24.44/hr-4.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Gambling Services Workers 840$25.44/hr20.3%
Gambling Dealers 1,120$13.10/hr35.1%
Counter and Rental Clerks 4,010$15.83/hr1.0%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 15,010$18.07/hr-0.1%
New Accounts Clerks 1,530$19.39/hr-12.4%

  • Receive checks and cash for deposit, verify amounts, and check accuracy of deposit slips.
  • Enter customers' transactions into computers to record transactions and issue computer-generated receipts.
  • Examine checks for endorsements and to verify other information, such as dates, bank names, identification of the persons receiving payments, and the legality of the documents.
  • Cash checks and pay out money after verifying that signatures are correct, that written and numerical amounts agree, and that accounts have sufficient funds.
  • Monitor bank vaults to ensure cash balances are correct.
  • Answer telephones and assist customers with their questions.
  • Process transactions, such as term deposits, retirement savings plan contributions, automated teller transactions, night deposits, and mail deposits.
  • Explain, promote, or sell products or services, such as travelers' checks, savings bonds, money orders, and cashier's checks, using computerized information about customers to tailor recommendations.
  • Identify transaction mistakes when debits and credits do not balance.
  • Arrange monies received in cash boxes and coin dispensers according to denomination.