Prospects: Very Favorable

*According to projected annual openings and year-over-year growth
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. Excludes “Gaming Cage Persons and Booth Cashiers” (41-2012).

Current openings

Check Out Cashier 32

Number of positions

2012: 74,400    2014: 77,970

Annual job postings

New: 1,790    Replacement: 4,340
(Total: 6,130)   

Salaries in NYC

Starting at:
Up to:

Educational requirements

Minimum education:
Less than high school

Work experience:

On-the-job training:
Short-term on-the-job training

Education level achieved by workers


Sources: New York State Department of Labor, U.S. Department of Labor.