The average rate for an Entry-Level Receptionist / Telephone Operator is AU$19.50 per hour.

AU$23,937 - AU$49,945
AU$24K
AU$40K
AU$50K
MEDIAN: AU$39,683
10%
50%
90%
AU$15.93 - AU$24.53
AU$16
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$19.55
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$50K
Salary AU$23,937 - AU$49,945
Bonus AU$1,650
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$30,977 - AU$50,872
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 30 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32
Hourly Data AU$0AU$30
Hourly Rate AU$15.93 - AU$24.53
Overtime AU$30.52
Annual Data AU$0AU$50K
Bonus AU$1,650
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$30,977 - AU$50,872
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 30 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

Job Description for Receptionist / Telephone Operator

Receptionists/telephone operators typically work for businesses that need someone to greet customers, direct them on where to go, and answer their questions by telephone or in person. Although offices are common employers, these individuals may also work in locations such as salons and hotels. While most offices operate during regular business hours, some positions may require alternative and/or flexible shifts.

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Receptionist / Telephone Operator 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 / Telephone Operator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$40,469

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

Key Stats for Receptionist / Telephone Operator

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
10%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 98%