An Entry-Level Receptionist in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) earns an average wage of AU$20.68 per hour.

AU$28,581 - AU$45,302
AU$29K
AU$36K
AU$45K
MEDIAN: AU$35,540
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50%
90%
AU$17.01 - AU$25.77
AU$17
AU$20
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$19.87
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$50K
Salary AU$28,581 - AU$45,302
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$30,482 - AU$50,576
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data AU$0AU$25
Hourly Rate AU$17.01 - AU$25.77
Annual Data AU$0AU$50K
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$30,482 - AU$50,576
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

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

Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
7%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries


▲4%


▲1%

▲1%

National Average
AU$38,000




Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 97%