A Front Desk Agent earns an average wage of C$13.21 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

C$21,508 - C$48,408
C$22K
C$36K
C$48K
MEDIAN: C$35,971
10%
50%
90%
C$10.98 - C$17.80
C$11
C$13
C$18
MEDIAN: C$13.25
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$48K
Salary C$21,508 - C$48,408
Bonus C$0.00 - C$1,973
Profit Sharing C$3,100
Commission C$1,000
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$22,864 - C$38,763
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data C$0C$25
Hourly Rate C$10.98 - C$17.80
Hourly Tips C$0.29
Overtime C$14.79 - C$25.94
Annual Data C$0C$38K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$1,973
Commission C$1,000
Profit Sharing C$3,100
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$22,864 - C$38,763
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 355

Job Description for Front Desk Agent

Front desk agents may also be called receptionists, secretaries, clerks, etc. and they work in a wide range of industries. While the typical office receptionist works normal business hours in a professional setting, front desk agents for other types of businesses may be working at any hour of the day or night, in a wide variety of places. Hotel clerks, hospital receptionists and emergency service desk agents, for example, are available around the clock.

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Front Desk Agent Tasks

  • Assist clients with check-in, check-out, and other standard operations.
  • Handle and document complaints, problems, and concerns.
  • Explain pricing and room options over the phone and in person.
  • Greet clients and walk-ins and provide information, assistance, and security.
  • Create, deliver, and explain bills and collect payments.

Front Desk Agent Pay By Employer

$0$34K

Hampton Inn
59 profiles
$20,993

$24,701

Holiday Inn
36 profiles
$20,812

$19,047

Hilton Worldwide
24 profiles
$21,779

$21,229

$20,361

$22,046

$19,980

$19,286

Common Career Paths for Front Desk Agent


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Front Desk Agent Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Front Desk Agent

Pay by Experience for a Front Desk Agent has a positive trend. An entry-level Front Desk Agent with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$27,000 based on 137 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Front Desk Agent with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$30,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Front Desk Agent which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 10 salaries. A Front Desk Agent with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 5 salaries.

Front Desk Agent Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Front Desk Agent?

Front Desk Agent in Toronto:
"My Review."
Pros: What I like most about my job is the pay.
Cons: I do not like a lot of things about my job. The management, the environment and the job itself is stressful.

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Key Stats for Front Desk Agent

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Front Desk Agent Salaries

Experienced
▲29%

Late-Career
▲27%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
C$28,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Front Desk Agent Salaries

National Average
C$28,000


French Language
▼1%

Cash Handling
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 48%