The average wage for a Front Desk Receptionist with Microsoft Excel skills is $11.75 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$18,630 - $46,522
(Median)
$19K
$31K
$47K
MEDIAN: $31,135
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$9.11 - $15.44
(Median)
$9
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$18,630 - $46,522  
   
Bonus
$524 - $4,400  
Profit Sharing
$2,665  
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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$18,992 - $34,730  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.11 - $15.44  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.88  
Overtime
$12.12 - $22.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$524 - $4,400  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,665  
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).
)
$18,992 - $34,730  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 207
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 31%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
medical benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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