Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionist Salary

Pay for Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists sits in the ballpark of $12.85 per hour. Most Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists like their work and job satisfaction is high. Although slightly more than half have medical coverage and approximately two in five have dental coverage, more than two-fifths claim no health benefits at all. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$21,302 - $49,137
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$33K
$49K
MEDIAN: $33,354
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$9.57 - $18.10
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$0$49K
Salary $21,302 - $49,137
Bonus $395.24 - $3,041
Profit Sharing $2,457
Commission $2,500
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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$20,163 - $39,377
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 44
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $9.57 - $18.10
Hourly Tips $0.63
Overtime $14.51 - $29.08
Annual Data $0$39K
Bonus $395.24 - $3,041
Commission $2,500
Profit Sharing $2,457
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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$20,163 - $39,377
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 432

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Front Desk Receptionist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $27,423

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists, New York provides a pay rate that is 59 percent greater than the national average. Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+20 percent) and Boston (+18 percent). Los Angeles ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 7 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Front Desk Receptionist

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Administration
▲9%

Office Administration
▲8%

Phone Support
▲6%

Filing
▲5%

Scheduling
▲3%

Organizing
▲3%

Computer Service
▲3%

Data Entry
▲2%

Customer Relations
▲2%

Typing
▲1%

Billing
▼0%

National Average
$27,000

Customer Service
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 45%
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