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Receptionist Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average wage for a Receptionist in Chicago, Illinois is $11.71 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Insurance, Office Administration, Organizing, and Billing. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
$23,279 - $40,714
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $31,628
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$9.01 - $16.95
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$23,279 - $40,714  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,977  
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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$19,369 - $38,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 63
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.01 - $16.95  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $34.69  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,977  
   
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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$19,369 - $38,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 120
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Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist in Chicago, Illinois

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Receptionist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%



National Average
$27,000


Skills That Affect Receptionist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Insurance
up arrow 33%

Office Administration
up arrow 14%


Billing
up arrow 10%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 10%

Filing
up arrow 5%

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

National Average
$27,000

Data Entry
up arrow 6%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%


Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%


Typing
up arrow 11%

Scheduling
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 55% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 39%