Late-Career Dental Receptionist in Ottawa, Ontario Salary (Canada)

A Late-Career Dental Receptionist in Ottawa, Ontario earns an average wage of C$25.76 per hour.

Job Description for Dental Receptionist

A dental receptionist conducts a number of tasks within a dental office and typically serves as the "first face" that clients see when they enter the office. They take greet new patients and file their insurance information into the office's computer system; they must process insurance information and communicated with insurers and patients. They also handle billing procedures, including sending itemized bills to patients.


Dental Receptionist Tasks

  • Greet visitors, ascertain purpose of visit, and direct them to appropriate staff.
  • 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.

Dental Receptionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Dental Receptionist

20 years or more

Skills That Affect Dental Receptionist Salaries



Customer Service

National Average

Accounts Receivable

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 43%