Receptionist in Los Angeles Salary

Average Receptionists in Los Angeles make around $12.96 per hour. Some workers in this field — slightly less than a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by the larger part. Most Receptionists in Los Angeles, Calif. report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$20,608 - $46,364
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$35K
$46K
MEDIAN: $35,035
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$10.21 - $17.25
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MEDIAN: $12.96
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$20,608 - $46,364  
   
Bonus
$604 - $8,940  
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$21,663 - $40,270  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $17.25  
   
Overtime
$8.00 - $34.03  
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$604 - $8,940  
   
Total Pay (?
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$21,663 - $40,270  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 87
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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
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Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist

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


People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $28K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $29K. Receptionists in Los Angeles see a median salary of $33K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Receptionists in Los Angeles, Calif. who claim more than two decades of experience actually make somewhat smaller average paychecks of $32K.

Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Receptionist Salaries

▲14%

Late-Career
▲12%

▼0%

National Average
$29,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Billing
▲11%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲10%

▲9%




Customer Service
▼0%

Filing
▼0%

National Average
$29,000


▼5%

▼5%

▼9%



Insurance
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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