Entry-Level Front Desk Agent Salary

An Entry-Level Front Desk Agent earns an average wage of $10.40 per hour.

$14,627 - $40,695
$15K
$24K
$41K
MEDIAN: $23,816
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90%

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$8.75 - $14.33
$8
$10
$14
MEDIAN: $10.40
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$14,627 - $40,695  
   
Bonus
$1.07 - $1,987  
Profit Sharing
$1,325  
Commission
$18.00 - $4,500  
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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$18,251 - $31,124  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.75 - $14.33  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.13 - $1.94  
Overtime
$12.50 - $21.35  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$1.07 - $1,987  
   
Commission
$18.00 - $4,500  
Profit Sharing
$1,325  
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).
)
$18,251 - $31,124  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 988
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Key Stats for Front Desk Agent

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Front Desk Agent Salaries

Problem Solving
▲7%


Cash Handling
▲1%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲1%

Customer Relations
▼0%

Sales
▼0%

Spanish Language
▼0%

National Average
$22,000




▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 55%
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