A Front Desk Receptionist earns an average wage of C$13.82 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$24,199 - C$42,745
C$24K
C$34K
C$43K
MEDIAN: C$34,215
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50%
90%

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C$11.24 - C$18.33
C$11
C$14
C$18
MEDIAN: C$13.82
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$15KC$30KC$45K
Salary
C$24,199 - C$42,745  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,817  
Commission
C$5,500  
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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C$23,596 - C$41,298  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$10C$20C$30
Hourly Rate
C$11.24 - C$18.33  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.67  
Overtime
C$12.64 - C$29.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$20KC$40KC$60K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,817  
   
Commission
C$5,500  
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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C$23,596 - C$41,298  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 204

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Popular Skills for Front Desk Receptionist

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: C$30,390

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Front Desk Receptionist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Front Desk Receptionist?

Front Desk Receptionist in Lethbridge:
"Perks vs. Stress Level"
Pros: The perks - working with animals, friendly co-workers.
Cons: Unpleasant customers, little help when needed, overwhelming, stressful, always the first to be blamed, little respect.

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Key Stats for Front Desk Receptionist

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

▲21%

▲6%

▲4%

National Average
C$30,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist Salaries





▲3%


Administration
▲1%

National Average
C$30,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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