Tellers


Receive and pay out money. Keep records of money and negotiable instruments involved in a financial institution's various transactions.


Top Industries of Employment

  1. Commercial Banks
  2. Credit Unions
  3. Savings Institutions
  4. Functions Closely Related To Banking

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 10,700 9.20 7.35 10.13 19,140 15,290 21,070
Joplin MSA 340 8.53 6.88 9.35 17,740 14,310 19,450
Columbia MSA 320 8.24 7.66 8.53 17,150 15,940 17,750
St Joseph MSA 250 8.67 7.72 9.14 18,030 16,060 19,020
Springfield MSA 720 9.27 7.30 10.26 19,280 15,180 21,340
St Louis MSA 3,520 9.92 8.13 10.82 20,630 16,910 22,500
Kansas City* 2,050 10.21 8.75 10.94 21,235 18,205 22,750
Central Region* 1,280 8.58 7.26 9.24 17,852 15,104 19,226
Northeast Region* 690 10.54 8.10 11.76 21,921 16,852 24,455
Northwest Region* 630 8.46 6.88 9.24 17,587 14,314 19,224
Ozark Region* 1,080 9.44 7.38 10.47 19,635 15,353 21,776
South Central Region* 590 7.22 6.05 7.81 15,017 12,576 16,237
Southeast Region* 770 7.84 6.15 8.68 16,297 12,788 18,052
Southwest Region* 750 8.22 7.20 8.73 17,098 14,967 18,164
St. Louis City* 340 9.70 8.00 10.55 20,180 16,637 21,952
St. Louis County* 2,000 9.50 8.11 10.20 19,768 16,867 21,218
West Central Region* 180 8.56 6.72 9.49 17,814 13,982 19,730
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 200 9.62 8.18 10.34 20,008 17,009 21,508

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 11,460 10,620 -840 -7.33 551 Fair
Kansas City MSA 3,770 3,530 -240 -6.37 182 Fair
St Louis MSA 4,610 4,340 -270 -5.86 222 Fair
Central Region* 1,590 1,760 170 10.69 93 Great
Northeast Region* 560 570 10 1.79 28 Good
Northwest Region* 660 620 -40 -6.06 32 Fair
Ozark Region* 1,080 1,170 90 8.33 61 Great
Southeast Region* 690 620 -70 -10.14 33 Fair
Southwest Region* 560 590 30 5.36 31 Great
West Central Region* 700 670 -30 -4.29 33 Fair

* - 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
Banking and Financial Support Services