The average pay for a Receptionist is NZ$17.46 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Office Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

NZ$31,475 - NZ$48,560
NZ$31K
NZ$38K
NZ$49K
MEDIAN: NZ$38,310
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NZ$15.25 - NZ$21.58
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NZ$18
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MEDIAN: NZ$17.57
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90%
NZ$0NZ$48K
Salary NZ$31,475 - NZ$48,560
Bonus NZ$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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NZ$31,681 - NZ$46,319
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 93
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$23
Hourly Rate NZ$15.25 - NZ$21.58
Overtime NZ$20.28
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$46K
Bonus NZ$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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NZ$31,681 - NZ$46,319
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 178

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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 NZ$35,000 based on 156 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 NZ$38,000 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Receptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$40,000 based on 51 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 NZ$42,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$37,095

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Receptionist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Receptionist?

Receptionist in Tauranga:
"Fast paced, fun, lovely people, opportunities for study."
Pros: The people there are lovely. Large space to work. Opportunity to advance in legal career with study.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Receptionist Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

▲9%

▲2%

National Average
NZ$37,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Office Administration
▲15%

National Average
NZ$37,000

Customer Service
▼1%

Data Entry
▼8%

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 86%
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