Front Desk/Receptionist, Medical or Dental Office with Insurance Skills Salary

Medical or Dental Office Receptionists with Insurance skills can expect to earn an average of $12.64 per hour. The majority of Medical or Dental Office Receptionists with Insurance skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under one-half lack any form of coverage — but nearly one-half have medical insurance, and slightly less than a third have dental, too. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$10.04 - $18.02
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MEDIAN: $12.64
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$10.04 - $18.02  
   
Overtime
$18.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$500  
   
Total Pay (?
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$20,864 - $37,719  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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Pay by Experience Level for Front Desk/Receptionist, Medical or Dental Office

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


The average beginner in this position makes around $25K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $30K. Medical or Dental Office Receptionists with Insurance skills bring in $33K after working for 10 to 20 years. For some reason, Medical or Dental Office Receptionists with Insurance skills with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $29K.

Key Stats for Front Desk/Receptionist, Medical or Dental Office

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Front Desk/Receptionist, Medical or Dental Office Salaries

Experienced
▲22%

Mid-Career
▲11%

Late-Career
▲8%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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