Entry-Level Receptionist in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

An Entry-Level Receptionist in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average wage of $14.82 per hour. A skill in Scheduling is associated with high pay for this job.

$17,311 - $40,354
$17K
$35K
$40K
MEDIAN: $35,000
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$10.11 - $17.11
$10
$15
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MEDIAN: $14.96
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$0$40K
Salary $17,311 - $40,354
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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$20,516 - $40,437
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $10.11 - $17.11
Overtime $25.00
Annual Data $0$40K
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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$20,516 - $40,437
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Receptionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Receptionist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
87%
5-9 years
7%
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Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Scheduling
▲16%

Customer Relations
▲5%

Office Administration
▲1%

National Average
$32,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Customer Service
▼2%

Organizing
▼2%

Data Entry
▼3%

Phone Support
▼11%

Filing
▼11%

Typing
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 44%
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