Costco Cashier

Costco Cashier Job Description & Interview

Job Description and Duties

What Does a Costco Cashier Do?

Costco cashiers perform several job duties. Typically, cashiers focus on the wants and needs of customers. Specific job duties consist of greeting customers and ringing up purchases. Other duties performed by Costco cashiers include stocking products, answering phones, and completing other administrative requirements.

Knowledge and Personality Traits

To perform Costco cashier jobs successfully, employees should possess above-average communication skills and basic math knowledge. Costco cashiers and other store employees must also work in a busy and fast-paced environment with coworkers and customers of various backgrounds.

Salary and Compensation

Hiring Process

Workers seeking Costco jobs must first undergo the hiring process for employment consideration. Many job seekers may work as a cashier with Costco at age 16. Costco cashiers must look presentable, communicate well, and be capable of performing repetitive tasks.

How Much Do They Get Paid?

For most entry-level cashiers with Costco, the starting pay is between $12.00 to $14.00 an hour. Many hourly employees earn a surprising amount of job benefits working at Costco. Employee benefits may include health insurance, dental coverage, and 401(k) retirement plans. Eligibility and availability of work benefits vary by Costco location.


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  • I enjoyed working at Costco as cashier, I loved being in contact with the customers, and felt like I belonged in a big happy family.That is truly how I feel.
    Thank you.

  • Rima Nassar says:

    I enjoyed working at Costco as cashier. I loved being in contact with customers, and felt like I belonged in a big happy family.
    That’s is truly how I feel.

  • beth says:

    i’m looking for employment

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