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Receptionist Salary in Seattle

The average pay for a Receptionist in Seattle, Washington is $13.15 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$20,608 - $40,756
(Median)
$21K
$35K
$41K
MEDIAN: $34,620
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50%
90%

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$10.73 - $17.22
(Median)
$11
$13
$17
MEDIAN: $13.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$20,608 - $40,756  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,039  
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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$22,384 - $39,202  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 23
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.73 - $17.22  
   
Overtime
$15.47 - $26.55  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,039  
   
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).
)
$22,384 - $39,202  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 88

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Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist in Seattle, Washington

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

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Experience Affects Receptionist in Seattle, Washington Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$29,000


Skills That Affect Receptionist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Data Entry
up arrow 3%

National Average
$29,000

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Filing
up arrow 2%


Organizing
up arrow 5%


Customer Relations
up arrow 6%


Scheduling
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%

Typing
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 30%