The average pay for a Receptionist is AU$20.16 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$30,370 - AU$52,975
AU$30K
AU$41K
AU$53K
MEDIAN: AU$40,577
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50%
90%
AU$16.65 - AU$25.17
AU$17
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.40
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$52K
Salary AU$30,370 - AU$52,975
Bonus AU$200.89 - AU$4,872
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$32,999 - AU$52,706
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 817
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$16.65 - AU$25.17
Hourly Tips AU$9.09
Overtime AU$20.04 - AU$38.62
Annual Data AU$0AU$52K
Bonus AU$200.89 - AU$4,872
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$32,999 - AU$52,706
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,242

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Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist

Pay by Experience for a Receptionist has a positive trend. An entry-level Receptionist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,000 based on 1,453 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Receptionist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 416 salaries. An experienced Receptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 240 salaries. A Receptionist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 123 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$42,002

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Receptionist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Receptionist?

Receptionist in Perth:
"Low pay."
Pros: The people sometimes.
Cons: Pay. Treatment. Work load. Expectations.

Receptionist in Swan Hills:
Pros: Responsibility, customer interaction and service.
Cons: Corporate culture, the way disputes are ''resolved'' the way my employer and co workers talk down to me and others.

Receptionist in Mount Martha:
"Office Conditions."
Pros: The people I work with, the tasks I am required to do. I am interested in real estate.
Cons: Doing the cleaning. The pay rate.

Receptionist in Perth:
"Not satisfying."
Pros: My lunch break and the people. Was a good entry into the work force.
Cons: Most of it. The angry clients- due to other people and not being appreciated.

Receptionist in Canberra:
"Great, meet a lot of people."
Pros: Meeting new people, gaining new skills.
Cons: Overworked, under paid. Lazy coworkers.

Receptionist in Moorabbin:
"Job stats."
Pros: Meeting people.
Cons: The Management.

Receptionist in Melbourne:
Pros:
Cons: My manager is unfair and spreads rumours about me, she makes me uncomfortable and lies to her manager about my work ethic and things that are mentioned in meetings.

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Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Receptionist Salaries

▲12%

▲11%

▲6%

National Average
AU$42,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

National Average
AU$42,000


Phone Support
▼1%


Accounts Receivable
▼1%

Sales
▼1%

Administration
▼2%


▼2%

▼2%

▼2%

Receptionist
▼3%

reception
▼5%

Real Estate
▼6%

Bookkeeping
▼6%

Cleaning
▼6%

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: %
no benefits
None: 95%
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