A Front Desk Receptionist earns an average wage of AU$20.15 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$29,616 - AU$53,049
(Median)
AU$30K
AU$41K
AU$53K
MEDIAN: AU$40,604
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90%

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AU$17.30 - AU$24.89
(Median)
AU$17
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$18KAU$36KAU$54K
Salary
AU$29,616 - AU$53,049  
   
Bonus
AU$400.50  
Commission
AU$960  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$33,544 - AU$52,214  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 118
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$17.30 - AU$24.89  
   
Overtime
AU$1.10 - AU$38.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Bonus
AU$400.50  
   
Commission
AU$960  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$33,544 - AU$52,214  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 192
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Pay by Experience Level for Front Desk Receptionist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$41,665

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Experience Affects Front Desk Receptionist Salaries




National Average
AU$42,000


Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Accounts Payable
up arrow 7%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Administration
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Data Entry
0%

National Average
AU$42,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 96%
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