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

For Medical or Dental Office Receptionists with Insurance skills, hourly average wages total $13.08 per hour. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. Just over two-fifths of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, close to one-half report medical coverage and close to a fourth claim dental coverage as well. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$26,045 - $38,186
$30K
MEDIAN: $30,038
50%

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$10.04 - $18.23
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$13
$18
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$30,038  
   
Bonus
$750  
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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$20,928 - $38,726  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$10.04 - $18.23  
   
Overtime
$18.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$750  
   
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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$20,928 - $38,726  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 66

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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.


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $26K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $30K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $33K in this role. Folks who claim more than 20 years of relevant experience actually report a comparatively lower median income of $30K.

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

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Front Desk/Receptionist, Medical or Dental Office Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$28,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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