The average rate for a Receptionist or Information Clerk is $12.30 per hour. A skill in Microsoft Office is associated with high pay for this job.

$18,000 - $34,547
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$28K
$35K
MEDIAN: $28,000
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$8.92 - $16.05
$8
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$18,000 - $34,547  
   
Bonus
$400.00  
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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$18,684 - $33,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.92 - $16.05  
   
Overtime
$18.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$400.00  
   
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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$18,684 - $33,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 95

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Job Description for Receptionist or Information Clerk

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

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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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Key Stats for Receptionist or Information Clerk

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Receptionist or Information Clerk Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$26,000


Skills That Affect Receptionist or Information Clerk Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 31%



National Average
$26,000

Data Entry
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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