Cashiers


Receive and disburse money in establishments other than financial institutions. Usually involves use of electronic scanners, cash registers, or related equipment. Often involved in processing credit or debit card transactions and validating checks.


Top Industries of Employment

  1. Grocery Stores
  2. Gasoline Service Stations
  3. Department Stores
  4. Eating And Drinking Places
  5. Drug Stores And Proprietary Stores

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 68,410 7.52 6.12 8.22 15,640 12,730 17,090
Joplin MSA 1,990 6.94 6.12 7.35 14,440 12,740 15,290
Columbia MSA 1,830 7.58 6.11 8.31 15,760 12,710 17,280
St Joseph MSA 1,430 7.07 6.10 7.55 14,690 12,690 15,700
Springfield MSA 4,640 7.40 6.12 8.04 15,400 12,740 16,730
St Louis MSA 31,060 7.81 6.16 8.64 16,240 12,800 17,960
Kansas City* 12,130 7.81 6.15 8.64 16,246 12,801 17,968
Central Region* 7,470 7.07 6.08 7.57 14,714 12,656 15,743
Northeast Region* 3,010 6.94 6.19 7.32 14,443 12,880 15,225
Northwest Region* 3,330 7.06 6.12 7.53 14,683 12,734 15,657
Ozark Region* 6,080 7.52 6.12 8.22 15,643 12,730 17,100
South Central Region* 1,590 7.19 6.18 7.69 14,946 12,862 15,988
Southeast Region* 4,230 6.64 6.06 6.93 13,811 12,606 14,413
Southwest Region* 2,770 6.93 6.12 7.33 14,407 12,729 15,246
St. Charles* 3,860 7.88 6.23 8.71 16,390 12,955 18,107
St. Louis City* 2,940 8.34 6.36 9.33 17,353 13,229 19,415
St. Louis County* 14,750 8.06 6.27 8.96 16,772 13,034 18,641
West Central Region* 3,270 6.83 6.12 7.18 14,207 12,738 14,942
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 2,630 7.25 6.09 7.84 15,090 12,659 16,305

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 70,360 79,500 9,140 12.99 4,106 Outstanding
Kansas City MSA 22,020 25,240 3,220 14.62 1,321 Outstanding
St Louis MSA 31,880 35,180 3,300 10.35 1,777 Outstanding
Central Region* 7,920 9,210 1,290 16.29 488 Great
Northeast Region* 3,090 3,540 450 14.56 184 Outstanding
Northwest Region* 3,160 3,360 200 6.33 142 Great
Ozark Region* 6,280 7,440 1,160 18.47 400 Outstanding
South Central Region* 2,170 2,440 270 12.44 125 Outstanding
Southeast Region* 4,220 4,760 540 12.80 244 Outstanding
Southwest Region* 3,190 3,500 310 9.72 176 Outstanding
West Central Region* 3,050 3,460 410 13.44 179 Outstanding

* - Workforce Investment Areas
** - Why are the employment levels different for the same occupation?



This Occupation generally requires short-term on-the-job training
or training in one of the following
Retailing and Retail Operations