Receptionist or Information Clerk Salary

The average rate for a Receptionist or Information Clerk is $12.17 per hour. A skill in Microsoft Office is associated with high pay for this job.

$15,456 - $34,650
$15K
$29K
$35K
MEDIAN: $29,277
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50%
90%

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$8.72 - $16.25
$8
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.17
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$15,456 - $34,650  
   
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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$18,292 - $34,152  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.72 - $16.25  
   
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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$18,292 - $34,152  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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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

Pay by Experience for a Receptionist or Information Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Receptionist or Information Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 60 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Receptionist or Information Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Receptionist or Information Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 27 salaries. A Receptionist or Information Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 12 salaries.

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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 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Receptionist or Information Clerk Salaries

▲12%

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
$26,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Receptionist or Information Clerk Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲31%



National Average
$26,000

Data Entry
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 43%