Supermarket Cashier Resume Sample & Skills

Updated on: June 2, 2023

Due to the short supply of supermarket jobs as compared to the ratio of job seekers, today’s job market works on the ‘survival of the fittest’ principle.

To obtain a supermarket cashier position, you must build a well-crafted and targeted resume containing your relevant skills and competencies.

The best way to create a good resume is to list down your areas of expertise and shortlist them to bring your competencies in line with the employer’s needs.

Related: Supermarket Cashier Cover Letter Example

The following is a sample resume for a supermarket cashier position.

Sample Resume for Supermarket Cashier Job

Kim Andrews
Alvin, TX
(000) 444-6666

Cash Handling / Customer Service / Upselling

Dedicated and reliable cashier with 8+ years of progressively responsible experience as a cashier and customer service professional. Adept at supermarket counter cash and card transactions. Knowledgeable in general supermarket transaction policies and guidelines. Recognized for providing efficient service while addressing the concerns of customers. Bilingual: English/Spanish.

• Demonstrated ability to manage cash register and process transactions electronically
• Proficient in balancing daily sales, and closing down checkout counters
• Ability to efficiently calculate and apply discount offers
• Well-versed in maintaining goods and sales inventory
• Considerable knowledge of cash counter software


Publix Super Market, Austin TX
2013 – Present
• Scan items through a barcode reader
• Manually enter the item number into the system when needed
• Maintain the checkout counter in running condition
• Accept payments through cash and credit cards, and make entries accordingly
• Balance the day’s transactions at daily cash closing
Selected Accomplishments
• Implemented Point of sales touch screen register at four counters, educated and trained three cashiers regarding its usage and handling protocol
• Contributed to the supermarket’s sales via massive charitable promotions
• Earned the most punctual employee award twice in three years

Customer Service Cashier
FreshCo, Austin TX
2010 – 2013
• Process and verify payments involving the transfer of electronic funds
• Demonstrated a friendly and professional attitude toward customers
• Followed the company’s guidelines regarding cash payments policy
• Assisted in the stocking of any rearrangement of display items in the supermarket when needed

Associate’s degree in Business Administration
The University of Texas, Austin, TX

• Exceptional mathematical and computing skills
• Familiar with the processing of coin star vouchers
• Tendering electronic fund transfers including VISA cards and EBT
• Well versed in handling Point of Sales touch screen register

“I offer a strong work ethic, and the ability to work collaboratively.”

Supermarket Cashier Skills for Resume

  • Point of Sale System (POS)
  • Customer service
  • Verbal communication
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Cash register
  • Computers and MS Office Suite, including Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Work efficiently with or without supervision
  • Adaptability
  • Attention to detail
  • Task prioritization
  • Record-keeping
  • Documentation
  • Multitasking
  • Organization
  • Teamwork
  • Flexible schedule
  • Knowledge of math, weights, and measures.
  • Decisions making
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish