A Dental Receptionist in Ottawa, Ontario earns an average wage of C$21.32 per hour.

C$15.28 - C$25.69
C$15
C$21
C$26
MEDIAN: C$20.97
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data C$0C$25
Hourly Rate C$15.28 - C$25.69
Annual Data C$0C$53K
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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C$31,780 - C$53,622
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

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.

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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

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Dental Receptionist Salaries

▲24%

▲14%

National Average
C$44,000

▼24%

Skills That Affect Dental Receptionist Salaries

Customer Service
▲2%

▲2%

▼0%


National Average
C$44,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 41%