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Entry-Level Medical Receptionist Salary

An Entry-Level Medical Receptionist earns an average wage of $12.05 per hour.

$19,915 - $39,481
(Median)
$20K
$28K
$39K
MEDIAN: $28,208
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90%

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$9.56 - $15.11
(Median)
$9
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $12.00
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50%
90%

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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.
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$19,915 - $39,481  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $961  
Profit Sharing
$302.01 - $3,477  
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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$20,049 - $31,991  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 133
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.
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.56 - $15.11  
   
Overtime
$11.68 - $22.06  
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 - $961  
   
Profit Sharing
$302.01 - $3,477  
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).
)
$20,049 - $31,991  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,200

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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
up arrow 4%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 3%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 1%

Insurance
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Billing
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Medical Coding
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Customer Service
0%

Data Entry
0%

Phone Support
0%

Medical Records
0%

Typing
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$25,000

Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 338 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 35%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 44%
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