A Receptionist / Telephone Operator earns an average wage of AU$20.22 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$29,087 - AU$57,190
AU$29K
AU$42K
AU$57K
MEDIAN: AU$42,391
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AU$17.00 - AU$25.30
AU$17
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.22
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$20KAU$40KAU$60K
Salary
AU$29,087 - AU$57,190  
   
Bonus
AU$1,300  
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$33,305 - AU$54,398  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$11AU$22AU$33
Hourly Rate
AU$17.00 - AU$25.30  
   
Overtime
AU$30.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$22KAU$44KAU$66K
Bonus
AU$1,300  
   
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$33,305 - AU$54,398  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist / Telephone Operator

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

Receptionist / Telephone Operator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Receptionist / Telephone Operator?

Receptionist / Telephone Operator in Sydney:
"Love my job but feel under appreciated."
Pros: Helping clients achieve satisfaction with their requests & applications, assisting advisers with administration requirements.
Cons: My wage.

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Key Stats for Receptionist / Telephone Operator

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %
040
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Receptionist / Telephone Operator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
AU$42,000


Skills That Affect Receptionist / Telephone Operator Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 7%

National Average
AU$42,000

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 97%
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