Experienced Medical Receptionist Salary

Median pay for Experienced Medical Receptionists lies in the neighborhood of $14.47 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — over a third lack coverage. On the flip side, more than half have medical insurance and just over two-fifths receive dental plans. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$22,816 - $45,502
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$31K
$46K
MEDIAN: $30,644
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$11.40 - $17.92
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$22,816 - $45,502  
   
Bonus
$290.87 - $4,637  
Profit Sharing
$800  
Commission
$2,100  
Total Pay (?
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$23,831 - $38,422  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.40 - $17.92  
   
Overtime
$13.90 - $26.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$290.87 - $4,637  
   
Commission
$2,100  
Profit Sharing
$800  
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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$23,831 - $38,422  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,007

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $30,339

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For Experienced Medical Receptionists, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 19 percent above the national average. Experienced Medical Receptionists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Minneapolis (+19 percent), Tacoma (+13 percent), San Diego (+11 percent), and Chicago (+6 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 16 percent south of the national average, can be found in Knoxville. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Chattanooga and Dayton (15 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Medical Receptionist

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 118 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Medical Receptionist Salaries

Phone Support
▲1%

Microsoft Word
▲1%

Customer Service
▼0%

Data Entry
▼0%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▼0%

Insurance
▼0%

Customer Relations
▼0%

Medical Records
▼0%

Billing
▼0%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Medical Terminology
▼0%

National Average
$30,000

Scheduling
▼1%

Typing
▼2%

Medical Coding
▼2%

Patient Education
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 118 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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