The average salary for a Receptionist is AED 46,100 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AED 19,549 - AED 96,297
AED 20K
AED 46K
AED 96K
MEDIAN: AED 46,033
10%
50%
90%
AED 10.08 - AED 57.99
AED 27
MEDIAN: AED 27.37
50%
AED 0AED 98K
Salary AED 19,549 - AED 96,297
Bonus AED 294 - AED 12,255
Profit Sharing AED 36,500
Commission AED 5,000
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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AED 19,883 - AED 98,890
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 24 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 545
Hourly Data AED 0AED 491
Hourly Rate AED 27.37
Overtime AED 5.00 - AED 491
Annual Data AED 0AED 98K
Bonus AED 294 - AED 12,255
Commission AED 5,000
Profit Sharing AED 36,500
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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AED 19,883 - AED 98,890
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 24 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Receptionist

A receptionist is an employee who typically works at a larger company. He or she normally is the first person a visitor or customer may encounter at the site. Receptionists typically screen incoming phone calls, while taking and distributing messages to appropriate parties. They also greet visitors and inform company employees that persons have arrived for meetings or appointments.

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Receptionist Tasks

  • 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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Popular Skills for Receptionist

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 46,596

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Receptionist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Receptionist?

Receptionist in Dubai:
"It's my salary 2500 all in was good for me or not."
Pros: New Experience.
Cons: Salary 2500 all in.

Receptionist in Dubai:
"First Face of the Organisation."
Pros: I like to communicate with people as being the first point of contact.
Cons: No saturdays off as there is holiday for teachers.

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Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Receptionist Salaries

▲29%

▲29%

National Average
AED 47,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 16%