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Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionist Salary

An average Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionist can expect to take home roughly $12.13 per hour. Final cash compensation to Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists varies from around $19K to approximately $36K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $2K and $4K, respectively. Work is enjoyable for Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. While some workers in this profession — roughly two-fifths — do not have any health coverage, a little more than half do receive medical benefits and more than two-fifths have dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$20,287 - $42,380
(Median)
$20K
$30K
$42K
MEDIAN: $30,286
10%
50%
90%

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$9.11 - $16.08
(Median)
$9
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$20,287 - $42,380  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,552  
Profit Sharing
$297.99 - $3,915  
Commission
$0.00 - $3,000  
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).
)
$19,160 - $35,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 228
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.11 - $16.08  
   
Overtime
$1.16 - $24.18  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,552  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $3,000  
Profit Sharing
$297.99 - $3,915  
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).
)
$19,160 - $35,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 933

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Administration
up arrow 7%

Insurance
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Customer Relations
up arrow 3%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

Typing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$26,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Filing
up arrow 3%

Organizing
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 201 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 55% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 41%
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