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Front Desk Receptionist Salary in Houston, Texas

Pay for Front Desk Receptionists in Houston sits in the ballpark of $12.65 per hour. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and about two-fifths lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by around half. Job satisfaction for Houston Front Desk Receptionists is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$17,631 - $39,632
(Median)
$18K
$31K
$40K
MEDIAN: $30,760
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$8.89 - $18.01
(Median)
$8
$13
$18
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$17,631 - $39,632  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,993  
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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$18,252 - $38,165  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.89 - $18.01  
   
Overtime
$13.73 - $27.97  
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.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,993  
   
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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$18,252 - $38,165  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 67

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Experience Affects Front Desk Receptionist in Houston, Texas Salaries


Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist in Houston, Texas Salaries

Administration
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%

Computer Service
up arrow 3%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

National Average
$28,000

Customer Relations
up arrow 6%

Typing
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 15%

Data Entry
up arrow 16%

Spanish Language
up arrow 23%

Customer Service
up arrow 26%

Scheduling
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 41%
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