Cashier earnings by seniority

90th percentile

Top-level cashier earnings begin at:

$11.18 per hour

$23,250 per year

75th percentile

Senior-level cashier earnings begin at:

$9.40 per hour

$19,550 per year

50th percentile

Mid-level cashier earnings begin at:

$8.58 per hour

$17,850 per year

25th percentile

Junior-level cashier earnings begin at:

$8.35 per hour

$17,360 per year

10th percentile

Starting level cashier earnings begin at:

$8.10 per hour

$16,860 per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Cashier salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $31,230
Washington $30,500
California $29,920
Massachusetts $29,860
Colorado $29,350
New York $29,280
Alaska $29,210
Hawaii $29,080
Oregon $29,080
North Dakota $28,880
Arizona $28,820
Connecticut $28,700
Maine $28,650
Vermont $28,580
New Jersey $28,560
Rhode Island $28,500
Minnesota $28,290
Maryland $27,960
Illinois $27,030
New Hampshire $24,150
Delaware $23,940
Wisconsin $23,940
Utah $23,870
Nebraska $23,740
Virgin Islands, U.S. $23,670
Michigan $23,650
Iowa $23,450
New Mexico $23,360
Missouri $23,310
Arkansas $23,300
Montana $23,300
Wyoming $23,240
Virginia $23,200
Idaho $23,190
South Dakota $23,150
Nevada $23,020
Indiana $23,000
Florida $22,970
Texas $22,970
Pennsylvania $22,930
Ohio $22,790
Kansas $22,740
Tennessee $22,730
North Carolina $22,680
Oklahoma $22,680
Kentucky $22,540
South Carolina $22,530
Alabama $22,380
Georgia $22,290
West Virginia $22,160
Louisiana $20,490
Guam $19,240
Mississippi $18,580
Puerto Rico $17,850

How do cashier salaries compare to similar careers?

Cashiers earn about the same as related careers in Puerto Rico. On average, they make less than printing workers but more than sewing machine operators.

Career Median Salary
Printing worker salary $21K
Upholsterer salary $18K
Florist salary $18K
Housekeeper salary $17K
Food server salary $18K
Cashier salary $18K
Amusement attendant salary $18K
Sewing machine operator salary $17K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)