Data on higher education choices for Cashiers from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Cashiers is Business but a relatively high number of Cashiers hold a major in Communication Technologies.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Cashiers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Cashiers need many skills, but most especially Active Listening, Service Orientation, and Critical Thinking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Cashiers need more than the average amount of Service Orientation, Negotiation, and Persuasion.
Projections on wages and job growth for Cashiers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Cashiers are expected to see a growth of 1.9% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.