The average wage for a Medical Receptionist is AU$22.01 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$30,116 - AU$57,710
AU$30K
AU$45K
AU$58K
MEDIAN: AU$44,817
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AU$18.53 - AU$26.36
AU$19
AU$22
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$22.01
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$20KAU$40KAU$60K
Salary
AU$30,116 - AU$57,710  
   
Bonus
AU$102.50 - AU$12,500  
Total Pay (?
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AU$38,293 - AU$55,500  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 91
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$18.53 - AU$26.36  
   
Overtime
AU$13.81 - AU$39.02  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Bonus
AU$102.50 - AU$12,500  
   
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$38,293 - AU$55,500  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,168

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Receptionist

Pay by Experience for a Medical Receptionist has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Receptionist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 789 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Receptionist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 354 salaries. An experienced Medical Receptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 277 salaries. A Medical Receptionist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 84 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$45,977

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Medical Receptionist Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Medical Receptionist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Medical Receptionist Salaries

▲8%

▲7%

▲6%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Medical Receptionist Salaries

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
▲9%

reception
▲8%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲6%




Typing
▼0%

Accounts Receivable
▼0%

National Average
AU$46,000



Billing
▼3%

Receptionist
▼6%

Medical Terminology
▼10%

Data Entry
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 85%