The average rate for a Dental Receptionist in Edmonton, Alberta is C$20.00 per hour.

C$36,256 - C$45,781
C$40K
MEDIAN: C$39,600
50%
C$14.40 - C$29.49
C$14
C$21
C$29
MEDIAN: C$20.62
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$61K
Salary C$39,600
Bonus C$1,224
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$30,147 - C$61,278
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data C$0C$29
Hourly Rate C$14.40 - C$29.49
Overtime C$29.25
Annual Data C$0C$61K
Bonus C$1,224
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$30,147 - C$61,278
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Receptionist

Pay by Experience for a Dental Receptionist has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Receptionist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Receptionist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$52,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Dental Receptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$46,000 based on 6 salaries. A Dental Receptionist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$58,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Dental Receptionist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Dental Receptionist Salaries

Late-Career
▲36%

▲23%

▲8%

National Average
C$43,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Dental Receptionist Salaries


▲3%

National Average
C$43,000

▼11%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 32%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 30%