The average pay for a Receptionist with Data Entry skills is AU$20.06 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$29,244 - AU$50,187
AU$29K
AU$40K
AU$50K
MEDIAN: AU$39,975
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.46 - AU$24.65
AU$16
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.04
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$51K
Salary AU$29,244 - AU$50,187
Bonus AU$20.27 - AU$5,089
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$32,382 - AU$51,408
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 537
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$16.46 - AU$24.65
Hourly Tips AU$9.09
Overtime AU$21.08 - AU$38.71
Annual Data AU$0AU$51K
Bonus AU$20.27 - AU$5,089
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$32,382 - AU$51,408
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 864

Job Description for Receptionist

A receptionist is an employee who typically works at a larger company. He or she normally is the first person a visitor or customer may encounter at the site. Receptionists typically screen incoming phone calls, while taking and distributing messages to appropriate parties. They also greet visitors and inform company employees that persons have arrived for meetings or appointments.

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Receptionist Tasks

  • Greet and answer inquiries for general public, customers and visitors; announce and log visitors.
  • Process outgoing mail and receive deliveries.
  • Perform administrative support tasks; proofreading, typing, operating calculators, facsimile machine and computers.
  • Operate telephone switchboard to answer, screen, route calls and relays messages.

Receptionist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist

Pay by Experience for a Receptionist has a positive trend. An entry-level Receptionist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,000 based on 1,028 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A 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$44,000 based on 307 salaries. An experienced Receptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 171 salaries. A 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$47,000 based on 89 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$41,181

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Receptionist Salaries

▲15%

▲10%

▲7%

National Average
AU$41,000

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: %
no benefits
None: 96%