A Medical Receptionist in Townsville, Queensland earns an average wage of AU$22.12 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

AU$17.76 - AU$25.01
AU$18
AU$22
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$22.12
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$17.76 - AU$25.01
Overtime AU$38.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$51K
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$37,185 - AU$51,954
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

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.

Medical Receptionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Medical Receptionist

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Medical Receptionist Salaries

▲4%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Medical Receptionist Salaries





National Average
AU$46,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 95%