Receptionist Salary

A Receptionist earns an average salary of £15,329 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£11,015 - £21,840

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£6.16 - £8.85

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£8K£16K£24K
Salary
£11,015 - £21,840  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,100  
Profit Sharing
£40.00 - £1,948  
Commission
£133.50 - £800  
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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£12,103 - £20,600  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,068
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.16 - £8.85  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.05 - £2.46  
Overtime
£1.02 - £14.36  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,100  
   
Commission
£133.50 - £800  
Profit Sharing
£40.00 - £1,948  
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).
)
£12,103 - £20,600  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 906
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Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist

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Receptionist Reviews

What is it like working as a Receptionist?

Receptionist in London:
Pros: It can be a fast-paced job and time passes quickly. The responsibility for keeping the ward secure. Opportunity to browse online when I am free.
Cons: Restricted movement at times. Handling too many demands and tasks at once. Trying to meet the demands of an impatient staff and patients all the time. Insular management and preference given to staff of a certain type. Inability to assert oneself without criticism. No opportunity to progress or expect anything more than a 1% annual pay increase. Feeling undervalued and unappreciated at times. Suspect that other people take credit for my inventions and endeavours.

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Experience Affects Receptionist Salaries




National Average
₤15,000


Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Payroll Administration
up arrow 9%

Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
0%

National Average
₤15,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Typing
up arrow 2%

Cash Handling
up arrow 6%

Organizing
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 267 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 16% dental benefits Dental: 5%
vision benefits Vision: 10% employee benefits None: 76%
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