An Entry-Level Receptionist in San Diego, California earns an average wage of $12.05 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Word.

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Overtime
$7.07 - $29.95  
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$20,772 - $36,044  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 19%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Word
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Data Entry
0%

Customer Relations
0%

National Average
$26,000

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Organizing
up arrow 3%

Typing
up arrow 4%

Filing
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
up arrow 4%

Billing
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
medical benefits
Vision: 32%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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