Receptionist Salary in Seattle (United States)

The average pay for a Receptionist in Seattle, Washington is $13.15 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Receptionist in Seattle, Washington Salary (?
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$17,754 - $40,934
(Median)
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39K
MEDIAN: $33,384
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Receptionist in Seattle, Washington Salary (?
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$10.59 - $17.12
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$17,754 - $40,934  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,000  
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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$21,550 - $39,127  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.59 - $17.12  
   
Overtime
$0.30 - $24.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,000  
   
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).
)
$21,550 - $39,127  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 74
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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.

Experience Affects Receptionist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 20%
Late-Career
up arrow 8%
National Average
$29,000

Skills That Affect Receptionist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Data Entry
up arrow 8%
Office Administration
up arrow 1%
National Average
$29,000
Customer Service
up arrow 1%
Filing
up arrow 1%
Organizing
up arrow 3%
Phone Support
up arrow 5%
Customer Relations
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%
Scheduling
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 9%
Typing
up arrow 15%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
98%
female alumni
 
Male
2%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 32%
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