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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
Southwest Minnesota 65045$17.89/hr$14.63/hr$15.42/hr$17.80/hr$18.54/hr$22.02/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Financial Activities5,900$18.32/hr
Professional and Business Services40$16.07/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 120$18.17/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 190$17.38/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 210$17.77/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 260$18.49/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 290$17.44/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 330$18.06/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 400$17.32/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 430$17.37/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 510$17.41/hr-8.5%
Southeast Balance of State 550$18.31/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 630$18.29/hr-8.7%
Southwest Minnesota 650$17.80/hr-9.2%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 670$17.77/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 760$18.18/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 770$18.04/hr-9.8%
Northwest Minnesota 890$18.03/hr-8.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,330$18.75/hr-12.8%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 2,810$18.69/hrN/A
Minnesota 5,930$18.32/hr-12.1%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Gambling and Sports Book Writers and Runners 790$17.95/hr32.6%
Office Clerks, General 55,760$21.69/hr-3.3%
Cashiers 57,760$14.41/hr-9.3%
Gambling Cage Workers 390$18.21/hrN/A
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 26,540$23.64/hr-4.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Gambling Services Workers 720$25.92/hr20.3%
Gambling Dealers 1,480$12.81/hr35.1%
Counter and Rental Clerks 3,600$17.87/hr1.0%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 14,630$17.21/hr-0.1%
New Accounts Clerks 1,380$21.75/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.