Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists pull down an average of $12.72 per hour. Although the larger part have medical coverage and just over two-fifths have dental coverage, roughly two-fifths claim no health benefits at all. Most Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$24,677 - $49,316
$25K
$34K
$49K
MEDIAN: $33,576
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.35 - $17.53
$9
$13
$18
MEDIAN: $12.72
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,677 - $49,316  
   
Bonus
$303.32 - $4,848  
Profit Sharing
$2,496  
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).
)
$20,170 - $39,040  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59
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.
)
$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.35 - $17.53  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.50  
Overtime
$13.46 - $30.23  
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.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$303.32 - $4,848  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,496  
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).
)
$20,170 - $39,040  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 418

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Receptionist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Front Desk Receptionist

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.
073
5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Administration
up arrow 8%

Phone Support
up arrow 4%

Office Administration
up arrow 4%

Filing
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

National Average
$28,000

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Typing
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
up arrow 2%

Organizing
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Billing
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 39%
ADVERTISEMENT