Entry-Level Front Desk Clerk Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Front Desk Clerk is $9.32 per hour.

$18,240 - $35,074
(Median)
$18K
$25K
$35K
MEDIAN: $24,868
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$7.70 - $12.36
(Median)
$7
$9
$12
MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$18,240 - $35,074  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $491.46  
Profit Sharing
$50.00  
Commission
$604 - $3,400  
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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$16,151 - $27,567  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 73
National Hourly Rate 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$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.70 - $12.36  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.03 - $1.96  
Overtime
$4.23 - $18.08  
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$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $491.46  
   
Commission
$604 - $3,400  
Profit Sharing
$50.00  
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).
)
$16,151 - $27,567  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,382
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Skills That Affect Front Desk Clerk Salaries

National Average
$20,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
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Customer Service
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Data Entry
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Typing
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Customer Relations
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Microsoft Office
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Cash Handling
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Sales
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 200 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
medical benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 64%
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