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Front Desk Receptionist Salary

The average rate for a Front Desk Receptionist is C$13.35 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$24,386 - C$41,316
(Median)
C$24K
C$32K
C$41K
MEDIAN: C$31,653
10%
50%
90%

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C$10.56 - C$17.35
(Median)
C$11
C$13
C$17
MEDIAN: C$13.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$14KC$28KC$42K
Salary
C$24,386 - C$41,316  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$2,059  
Profit Sharing
C$197.97 - C$4,075  
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).
)
C$22,721 - C$38,870  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 328
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$9C$18C$27
Hourly Rate
C$10.56 - C$17.35  
   
Overtime
C$1.46 - C$25.68  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$2,059  
   
Profit Sharing
C$197.97 - C$4,075  
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).
)
C$22,721 - C$38,870  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 523

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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

Front Desk Receptionist Reviews

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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Experience Affects Front Desk Receptionist Salaries




National Average
C$30,000


Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Phone Support
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$30,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 107 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 38%
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