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Entry-Level Medical Receptionist Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Medical Receptionist earns an average wage of $11.96 per hour.
Entry-Level Medical Receptionist Salary (?
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$20,309 - $39,305
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $28,189
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Entry-Level Medical Receptionist Salary (?
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$9.38 - $15.06
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$20,309 - $39,305  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $827  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $2,781  
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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$19,788 - $31,929  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 121
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.38 - $15.06  
   
Overtime
$10.27 - $21.85  
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$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $827  
   
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $2,781  
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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$19,788 - $31,929  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,856
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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Minneapolis
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Seattle
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Arlington
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Chicago
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Tacoma
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Austin
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San Diego
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Louisville
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National Average
$25,000
Birmingham
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Orlando
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Houston
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Atlanta
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San Antonio
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Medical Receptionist Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Medical Receptionist in Raleigh:
"I Always Knew I Wanted To Have A Career In Healthcare."
Always remember to try to put the shoe on the other foot! Realize that the people you are helping really do need it. No-one likes to go the doctor! The stress level can get high, but the better you are at your job, the less the stress. Being kind and professional will keep you and the patient happy.
Medical Receptionist in West Chester:
Be ready for a position that is both rewarding and challenging.
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Medical Receptionist Salaries

Customer Relations
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
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Medical Coding
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Customer Service
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Scheduling
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Data Entry
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Insurance
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Typing
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Microsoft Word
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Phone Support
0%
Medical Records
0%
Microsoft Excel
0%
National Average
$25,000
Microsoft Office
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Medicaid & Medicare Billing
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
98%
female alumni
 
Male
2%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 55% dental benefits Dental: 35%
vision benefits Vision: 25% employee benefits None: 43%