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Salary and Benefits

Teller
$31K-$38K / yr. (est.)
$31K
$34,688 / year
$38K
Average base salary
The salary information provided is based on data collected from various reliable sources and may vary depending on individual qualifications and other factors.

About Teller

What does a Teller do?

As Tellers, we are tasked with performing and administering routine bank telling tasks, including withdrawals, deposits, transfers, receiving loan payments, and cashing checks within the bank’s database. We also work with bankers to open and close a variety of types of accounts while processing address or phone changes and collect security box rental fees as required. We maintain and balance the cash drawer daily by coordinating with AP and AR departments to account for any cash received, assigned, and disbursed.

Core tasks:

  • stay up-to-date with the latest laws and regulations
  • ensure strong customer and client interactions to build referrals
  • educate the clients on good risk management decisions

Insights

How Many Years of Experience Do Professionals Need Before Becoming Teller?
On average, people work 3 yrs or less in other positions prior to becoming a Teller.
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WaiterMiami, FL - 7 months ago
As a waiter, I'm used to dealing with people and handling money; teller sounds like a good fit to me! 💰
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Retail Sales AssociateSeattle, WA - 7 months ago
Seriously, it takes less than 3 years for people in other positions to become Tellers? Damn, I need to make a career move! 💪
How Long Do Teller Employees Typically Stay in Their Roles?
On average, Tellers works in this position for 3-5 years across multiple employers.
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Student AdministrationBoston, MA - 7 months ago
honestly, being a teller... that's not the dream big enough
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Insurance Agency OwnerHouston, TX - 7 months ago
Tellers play a vital role in managing cash flows for businesses. Can't afford an accountant yet, but their accuracy is crucial. 💼
What Is the Job Hopper Score for Teller Employees?
Moderate job changes in Teller, showing some career movement without excessive turnover.
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ProfessorBoston, MA - 7 months ago
As an educator, I embrace steady career growth. Tellers should be commended for their long-term commitment to their positions!
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Social WorkerHouston, TX - 7 months ago
ugh 😡 Why can't these Tellers shake things up more often? A bit too stagnant for my liking!

Career path

Path to job

Discover a Teller's areas of knowledge sorted by their majors.
Explore the list of higher education institutions that a Teller typically studied at.
Arizona State University-Tempe
Miami Dade College

Path after job

Community

Demographics

What Is the Age and Gender Ratio of Teller Employees?
Gender ratio in Teller position: 0.386353119666224 Male and 0.613646880333776 Female. Age ratio in Teller position: 16-20: 45%, 21-30: 49%, 31-40: 4%, 41-50: 1%, 51-60: 1%, 60+: 0%. Teller position is predominantly female (61.4%) with the largest age group being 21-30 years old, followed by 16-20 years old.
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TellerPhiladelphia, PA - 7 months ago
It's disheartening to see such low representation of older adults in this profession. 😔
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TellerPhoenix, AZ - 7 months ago
Most people in the 16-20 age group are probably just doing this as a part-time job while studying. 📚

Workplaces

Who Are the Top Employers for Teller?
Top employers of Teller position: Bank of America, Chase, JPMorgan Chase & Co.. People who work in Teller position most typically go on to work for the Bank of America.
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TellerHouston, TX - 7 months ago
I have friends working at Chase, and they are satisfied with their experience. Some people just love to complain!
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TellerMiami, FL - 7 months ago
Well, well, well, here we go again with all the negativity. I've had a positive experience working at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - they rewarded hard work and provided room for growth.
Bank of America
Chase
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
What Industries Does Teller Typically Have Experience In?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of Teller: Finance & Insurance, Professional / Scientific / Technical, Administrative & Support, Arts / Entertainment / Recreation, Publishing & Broadcasting. Teller employees most likely come from a Finance & Insurance industry background.
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TellerHouston, TX - 7 months ago
Why even bother with tellers? Just use mobile banking already. 😒
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TellerPhiladelphia, PA - 7 months ago
Some people still prefer face-to-face interactions and the comfort of human assistance. 🤝

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Discussion about Teller

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Do a lot of women work as a Teller?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
More women than men choose this profession.
What is the most common age of a Teller?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
The typical age is 23 for a Teller.
How much experience is typically required to work as a Teller?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
You should work for 1.5 years on average to become a Teller.
Which industries have a lot of people working in Teller roles?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Finance & Insurance is the most frequent for a Teller.
What kind of degree is needed to work as a Teller?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
No higher education is the typical for a Teller
Where are you working as a Teller?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Bank of America, Chase, JPMorgan Chase & Co., TD and Wells Fargo has the most employees.
How many years do people work as a Teller before changing their role?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
On average people change after 4 years.
Is it frequent for people to switch companies and still work as a Teller?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
On average a Teller works for only a few companies.
What jobs do people work in before becoming a Teller?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
A Teller probably worked as Sales Associate, Customer Service Representative or Cashier before
What typical professions people working as a Teller switch to?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Consider the following: Customer Service Representative, Personal Banker or Administrative Assistant
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