Tellers are responsible for accurately processing routine transactions at a bank.
Most tellers work in bank branches.
Most tellers have a high school diploma and receive about 1 month of on-the-job training. Some banks do background checks before hiring a new teller.
The median annual wage for tellers was $31,230 in May 2019.
Employment of tellers is projected to decline 12 percent from 2018 to 2028. Online banking and automation technology are expected to continue replacing more job duties that tellers traditionally performed.
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