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Cashiers - Wages & Trends

Wages vary by employer and area of the country. Wages tend to be higher in areas where there is intense competition for workers. The cashier's level of experience may also affect wages.

Cashiers who work full time often receive benefits. Typical benefits include sick leave, paid vacation, and health insurance. Cashiers who work part time may not receive benefits. Cashiers who work in retail establishments may receive discounts on purchases. Cashiers in restaurants may receive free or low-cost meals.

Cashiers (SOC 41-2011)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $13.56 $14.37 $15.90
Yearly $28,199 $29,885 $33,061
    Champaign Area Hourly $13.28 $14.15 $14.77
Yearly $27,634 $29,442 $30,729
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $12.71 $13.51 $14.42
Yearly $26,439 $28,094 $29,986
    Cook County Hourly $13.95 $14.70 $16.60
Yearly $29,027 $30,570 $34,533
    Decatur Area Hourly $12.84 $13.82 $14.67
Yearly $26,702 $28,756 $30,517
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $13.93 $14.72 $16.56
Yearly $28,991 $30,625 $34,455
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $13.25 $14.10 $14.68
Yearly $27,569 $29,315 $30,523
    Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area Hourly $12.60 $13.97 $14.55
Yearly $26,203 $29,072 $30,268
    Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area Hourly $12.91 $14.16 $15.00
Yearly $26,853 $29,465 $31,196
    Lake County Hourly $14.05 $14.70 $16.59
Yearly $29,211 $30,569 $34,512
    McHenry County Hourly $13.81 $14.64 $16.30
Yearly $28,728 $30,441 $33,906
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $12.41 $13.45 $14.23
Yearly $25,819 $27,961 $29,597
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $12.49 $13.90 $14.51
Yearly $25,961 $28,910 $30,180
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $12.69 $13.88 $14.52
Yearly $26,401 $28,874 $30,207
    Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area Hourly $12.41 $13.69 $14.46
Yearly $25,819 $28,461 $30,080
    Rock Island-Moline Area Hourly $12.41 $13.73 $14.49
Yearly $25,819 $28,557 $30,139
    Rockford Area Hourly $13.14 $13.95 $14.65
Yearly $27,329 $29,020 $30,470
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $12.41 $13.48 $14.13
Yearly $25,819 $28,024 $29,381
    Springfield Area Hourly $12.75 $14.11 $14.60
Yearly $26,536 $29,345 $30,369
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $12.97 $14.05 $14.65
Yearly $26,971 $29,212 $30,464
    Vermilion County Hourly $12.49 $13.78 $14.37
Yearly $25,978 $28,657 $29,880
    Will County Hourly $13.84 $14.71 $16.71
Yearly $28,789 $30,601 $34,758
United States Hourly $11.50 $13.58 $15.24
Yearly $23,920 $28,240 $31,690

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.