Demand 5 / 5



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.

Also known as

Cashier, Center Aisle Cashier, Customer Assistant, Central Aisle Cashier, Mutuel Clerk, Toll Collector, Cage Cashier, Checker, Sales Associate, Visitor Service Associate


The typical education required for this career in Minnesota is:
Less than high school



Demand 5 / 5
10-Year Growth -2.9%
10-Year Openings 121,210


People in this occupation tend to earn between $11.10 to $13.95 per hour

Cost of Living

A typical family with two adults - working a combined 60 hours per week - with one child at home needs to earn $18.20 per hour per worker to meet their basic needs.

Daily Work Activities

  • Reconcile records of sales or other financial transactions.
  • Process sales or other transactions.
  • Explain technical product or service information to customers.
  • Answer customer questions about goods or services.
  • Calculate costs of goods or services.

Licensing Information

No licenses found for this occupation.

Certification Information

No certifications found for this occupation.