Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionist Salary

Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists take home approximately $12.89 per hour on average. While more than two-fifths report receiving no health benefits, slightly more than half do receive medical coverage, and about two-fifths have dental, as well. For the most part, Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$22,000 - $50,335
$22K
$34K
$50K
MEDIAN: $34,125
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$9.54 - $17.97
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MEDIAN: $12.89
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$0$50K
Salary $22,000 - $50,335
Bonus $387.83 - $3,370
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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$20,211 - $39,680
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 44
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $9.54 - $17.97
Hourly Tips $0.16
Overtime $13.00 - $28.98
Annual Data $0$39K
Bonus $387.83 - $3,370
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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$20,211 - $39,680
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 415

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $27,956

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For those looking to make money, Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists in New York enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 58 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Front Desk Receptionists will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+19 percent) and Boston (+17 percent). Los Angeles is the lowest-paying area, 7 percent south of the national average.

Key Stats for Front Desk Receptionist

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 75 votes.
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Administration
▲7%

Office Administration
▲6%

Phone Support
▲4%

Filing
▲3%

Scheduling
▲1%

Organizing
▲1%

Computer Service
▲1%

Data Entry
▼0%

Customer Relations
▼0%

National Average
$28,000

Typing
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Billing
▼2%

Customer Service
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 75 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 44%
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