The average wage for a Mid-Career Receptionist is $12.86 per hour.

$20,664 - $45,375
(Median)
$21K
$31K
$45K
MEDIAN: $31,248
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$9.92 - $16.60
(Median)
$9
$13
$17
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$20,664 - $45,375  
   
Bonus
$244.16 - $2,982  
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $5,267  
Commission
$2,000  
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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$20,695 - $37,144  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 445
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.92 - $16.60  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.69  
Overtime
$14.91 - $27.13  
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
$244.16 - $2,982  
   
Commission
$2,000  
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $5,267  
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).
)
$20,695 - $37,144  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 2,540
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $27,543

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Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Office Administration
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Phone Support
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Microsoft Office
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Insurance
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Customer Service
0%

Scheduling
0%

Customer Relations
0%

Organizing
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Billing
0%

National Average
$28,000

Microsoft Word
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Data Entry
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Filing
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Typing
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 413 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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