Tellers in Kentucky
Is Kentucky a good place for you to work as a Teller?
While jobs for Tellers in Kentucky are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.
Employment for Tellers in Kentucky is expected to decrease.
Tellers in Kentucky earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Tellers Work in Kentucky?
In 2018, there were 6,970 Tellers working in the state.
There were 7,190 Tellers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 220 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 6,220 Tellers working in it, which means Kentucky has more Tellers than average.
Job Projections for Kentucky
Jobs for Tellers in this state are declining at a rate of 3.8% which is a slower decline than the nationwide estimated projection of
Kentucky Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 950 annual Tellers job openings in Kentucky, and 8,330 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 51,500 annual jobs and 460,900 total jobs in 2026.
What do Tellers Make in Kentucky?
In 2018 wages for Tellers ranged from $20,790 to $37,180 with $26,980 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $10 to $17.88. The median hourly rate was $12.97.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $12.29 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.68.
The median salary in Kentucky is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Kentucky Metros for Tellers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Tellers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN||1,760||$28,620|
|Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY||300||$25,890|
|Bowling Green, KY||270||$25,690|
Top States for Tellers Employment
View the list below to see where most Tellers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Tellers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$34,420|
What Major Will Prepare You For a Teller Career?
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Dave Dugdale under License
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