The average wage for a Medical Receptionist is AU$22.01 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$29,412 - AU$56,272
AU$29K
AU$43K
AU$56K
MEDIAN: AU$43,142
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AU$18.98 - AU$26.60
AU$19
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$22.42
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AU$0AU$56K
Salary AU$29,412 - AU$56,272
Bonus AU$201.34 - AU$1,490
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$38,863 - AU$55,904
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 95
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$18.98 - AU$26.60
Overtime AU$13.91 - AU$39.19
Annual Data AU$0AU$55K
Bonus AU$201.34 - AU$1,490
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$38,863 - AU$55,904
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,333

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Receptionist

Pay by Experience for a Medical Receptionist has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Receptionist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$44,000 based on 789 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical 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$49,000 based on 354 salaries. An experienced Medical Receptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 277 salaries. A Medical 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$49,000 based on 84 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$46,667

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Medical Receptionist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Medical Receptionist?

Medical Receptionist in Carlingford NSW:
"What's it like to work as a medical receptionist."
Pros: The people I work with. Meeting and helping patients. The variety of work.
Cons: Being informed second hand about when I do something wrong.

Medical Receptionist in collarenebri:
"Love it."
Pros: Meeting new people daily.
Cons: Rare abuse from patients.

Medical Receptionist in Bundaberg:
"Office conditions, Managment."
Pros: Patient care working with medical professionals.
Cons: H.R. Management Pay does not match work load.

Medical Receptionist in Melbourne:
"Challenging, sometimes rewarding."
Pros: Helping sick people, solving problems.
Cons: Rude customers, bottom of food chain, little respect from higher ups or customers.stress levels, late finishes,

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Key Stats for Medical Receptionist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Medical Receptionist Salaries

▲7%

▲6%

▲4%

National Average
AU$47,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Medical Receptionist Salaries

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
▲7%

reception
▲6%


Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲4%

National Average
AU$47,000



Typing
▼1%



Accounts Receivable
▼2%

Billing
▼4%

Receptionist
▼7%

Medical Terminology
▼11%

Data Entry
▼11%

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 86%
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