The average hourly pay for a Front Desk Receptionist in Canada is C$14.16.
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Job Description for Front Desk Receptionist
Front desk receptionists perform a wide variety of front desk duties for an organization. They welcome and greet visitors or guests, ask if they have appointments and look at the schedule to confirm details of the visitors' appointments. They call the individuals that are expecting the visitors to let them know that they have arrived; if instructed, they direct the visitor to the appropriate location within the company. The front desk receptionist must follow all security procedures, as well as …Read more
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Skills in Office Administration and Data Entry are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Front Desk Receptionist
An entry-level Front Desk Receptionist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$13.57 based on 40 salaries. An early career Front Desk Receptionist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$13.87 based on 215 salaries. A mid-career Front Desk Receptionist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.93 based on 84 salaries. An experienced Front Desk Receptionist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.17 based on 66 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$15.
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Employees with Front Desk Receptionist in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 17.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (13.6% more) and Montréal, Québec (2.8% more).
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