Receptionist or Information Clerk Salary

A Receptionist or Information Clerk earns an average wage of $10.70 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$19,606 - $39,551
(Median)
$20K
$28K
$40K
MEDIAN: $28,373
10%
50%
90%

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$8.34 - $14.93
(Median)
$8
$11
$15
MEDIAN: $10
10%
50%
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
$19,606 - $39,551  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,241  
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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$18,215 - $34,174  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 47
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.34 - $14.93  
   
Overtime
$8.65 - $22.91  
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$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,241  
   
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).
)
$18,215 - $34,174  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 206

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Job Description for Receptionist or Information Clerk

  • Perform administrative support tasks; proofreading, typing, operating calculators, facsimile machine and computers.
  • Operate telephone switchboard to answer, screen, route calls and relays messages.
  • Greet and answer inquiries for general public, customers and visitors; announce and log visitors.
  • Process outgoing mail and receive deliveries.

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Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist or Information Clerk

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

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Experience Affects Receptionist or Information Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

National Average
$24,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%


Skills That Affect Receptionist or Information Clerk Salaries

Phone Support
up arrow 2%

National Average
$24,000

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Data Entry
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 42%