A Front Desk Receptionist earns an average wage of AU$20.27 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$26,382 - AU$54,374
AU$26K
AU$41K
AU$54K
MEDIAN: AU$41,453
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50%
90%
AU$17.07 - AU$25.12
AU$17
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.40
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$54K
Salary AU$26,382 - AU$54,374
Bonus AU$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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AU$31,487 - AU$52,974
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 97
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$17.07 - AU$25.12
Overtime AU$1.08 - AU$39.45
Annual Data AU$0AU$52K
Bonus AU$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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AU$31,487 - AU$52,974
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 181

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Pay by Experience Level for Front Desk Receptionist

Pay by Experience for a Front Desk Receptionist has a positive trend. An entry-level Front Desk Receptionist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$41,000 based on 183 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Front Desk Receptionist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Front Desk Receptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 54 salaries. A Front Desk Receptionist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$42,436

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Front Desk Receptionist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Front Desk Receptionist?

Front Desk Receptionist in Melbourne:
"Great meet lots of different people."
Pros: Friendly staff.
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Key Stats for Front Desk Receptionist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

▲14%

▲8%

▲7%

National Average
AU$42,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Accounts Payable
▲5%

Office Administration
▲1%



National Average
AU$42,000

▼2%

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%
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