What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionist Salary

Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists take home an average $12.14 per hour. Total cash earnings of Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists range from $19K on the low end to $36K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $2K and $4K, respectively. Although over one-half have medical coverage and more than two-fifths have dental coverage, nearly two in five claim no health benefits at all. Most Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$20,319 - $41,893
(Median)
$20K
$30K
$42K
MEDIAN: $30,178
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.08 - $16.00
(Median)
$9
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
)
$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$20,319 - $41,893  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,535  
Profit Sharing
$297.99 - $3,915  
Commission
$-0.49 - $2,948  
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).
)
$19,109 - $35,834  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 237
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.
)
$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.08 - $16.00  
   
Overtime
$1.20 - $24.00  
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$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,535  
   
Commission
$-0.49 - $2,948  
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).
)
$19,109 - $35,834  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 956

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

- OR -

Log in with LinkedIn

Comp Managers Click Here »

Receptionist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

United States (change)

Skills That Affect Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Administration
up arrow 6%

Insurance
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

Customer Relations
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

Typing
0%

National Average
$27,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Filing
up arrow 4%

Organizing
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 204 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%