Medical Receptionist with Office Administration Skills in Brisbane, Queensland Salary (Australia)

A Medical Receptionist with Office Administration skills in Brisbane, Queensland earns an average wage of AU$22.03 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$30,837 - AU$50,296
AU$47K
MEDIAN: AU$46,915
50%
AU$18.03 - AU$25.85
AU$18
AU$22
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$22.03
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$54K
Salary AU$46,915
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$36,417 - AU$54,002
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data AU$0AU$30
Hourly Rate AU$18.03 - AU$25.85
Overtime AU$30.70
Annual Data AU$0AU$54K
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$36,417 - AU$54,002
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65

Job Description for Medical Receptionist

Medical office receptionists are administrative professionals who are responsible for a variety of clerical tasks within medical offices. These receptionists work in offices within health care environments with both patients and other professionals, generally during daytime office hours, though some who work in hospitals and other 24-hour facilities may have extended shifts.

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Medical Receptionist Tasks

  • Compile and record medical charts, reports, and correspondence.
  • Interview patients to complete insurance and privacy forms.
  • Receive insurance co-pay payments and post amounts paid to patient accounts.
  • Schedule and confirm patient appointments, check-ups and physician referrals.
  • Answer telephones and direct calls to appropriate staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Receptionist

Pay by Experience for a Medical Receptionist has a negative 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 43 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 26 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$49,000 based on 15 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$43,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Medical Receptionist

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Medical Receptionist Salaries

▲7%

▲6%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼5%

▼8%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 84%