An Experienced Medical Receptionist in Gold Coast, Queensland earns an average wage of AU$24.30 per hour.

AU$19.50 - AU$28.79
MEDIAN: AU$24.30
Hourly Data AU$0AU$28
Hourly Rate AU$19.50 - AU$28.79
Annual Data AU$0AU$60K
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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).
AU$40,694 - AU$60,455
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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.


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

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Medical Receptionist Salaries


Medical Records

National Average

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 89%