The average wage for a Mid-Career Receptionist is $12.88 per hour.

$20,481 - $45,363
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$31K
$45K
MEDIAN: $31,227
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$9.93 - $16.68
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MEDIAN: $12.88
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$20,481 - $45,363  
   
Bonus
$207.50 - $2,933  
Profit Sharing
$898 - $4,754  
Commission
$1,800  
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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$20,691 - $37,337  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 448
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.93 - $16.68  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.69  
Overtime
$14.76 - $27.42  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$207.50 - $2,933  
   
Commission
$1,800  
Profit Sharing
$898 - $4,754  
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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$20,691 - $37,337  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,537

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National Average: $27,583

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Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 392 votes.
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5-9 years
72%
10-19 years
28%
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Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries




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Windows Operating System General Use
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Phone Support
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Scheduling
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Organizing
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National Average
$28,000




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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 392 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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