The average wage for a Medical Receptionist is AU$21.78 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$30,850 - AU$56,290
(Median)
AU$31K
AU$45K
AU$56K
MEDIAN: AU$44,668
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AU$18.33 - AU$26.15
(Median)
AU$18
AU$22
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$21.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$19KAU$38KAU$57K
Salary
AU$30,850 - AU$56,290  
   
Bonus
AU$5.15 - AU$19,392  
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$37,889 - AU$55,017  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 104
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$18.33 - AU$26.15  
   
Overtime
AU$3.00 - AU$39.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Bonus
AU$5.15 - AU$19,392  
   
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$37,889 - AU$55,017  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,306
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Receptionist

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$45,464

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Medical Receptionist Reviews

What is it like working as a Medical Receptionist?

Medical Receptionist in Carlingford NSW:
"What's it like to work as a medical receptionist."
Pros: The people I work with. Meeting and helping patients. The variety of work.
Cons: Being informed second hand about when I do something wrong.

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Experience Affects Medical Receptionist Salaries




National Average
AU$45,000


Skills That Affect Medical Receptionist Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 8%

reception
up arrow 8%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Administration
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Typing
0%

National Average
AU$45,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Medical Records
up arrow 1%

Billing
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 8%

Medical Terminology
up arrow 9%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 86%
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