Entry-Level Front Desk Clerk Salary (United States)

The average wage for an Entry-Level Front Desk Clerk is $9.19 per hour.
Entry-Level Front Desk Clerk Total Pay (?
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$14,510 - $36,725
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MEDIAN: $24,452
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Entry-Level Front Desk Clerk Total Pay (?
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$7.60 - $12.36
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National Salary Data

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$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$14,510 - $36,725  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $502  
Commission
$810 - $2,400  
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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$15,842 - $28,317  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,371
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.60 - $12.36  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.05 - $2.53  
Overtime
$5.47 - $18.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $502  
   
Commission
$810 - $2,400  
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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$15,842 - $28,317  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,371
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Washington
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Chicago
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Las Vegas
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New York
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Dallas
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Front Desk Clerk Salaries

Data Entry
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Cash Handling
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Customer Relations
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Typing
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National Average
$20,000
Customer Service
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Sales
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Microsoft Office
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Gender
Female
69%
female alumni
 
Male
31%
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Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 34% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 63%
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