Entry-Level Front Desk Receptionist in Vancouver, British Columbia Salary (Canada)

The average rate for an Entry-Level Front Desk Receptionist in Vancouver, British Columbia is C$15.63 per hour.

C$10.61 - C$19.31
MEDIAN: C$14.33
Hourly Data C$0C$21
Hourly Rate C$10.61 - C$19.31
Overtime C$21.50
Annual Data C$0C$39K
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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).
C$21,320 - C$39,520
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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 monitor the logbook of visitors and issue visitor badges if needed. They must maintain a clean reception area, as well as comply with their company’s procedures, rules and regulations at all times. Additionally, front desk receptionists must answer the phone at the front desk, routing calls and responding to questions.


Front Desk Receptionist Tasks

  • Greet and answer inquiries for general public, customers and visitors; announce and log visitors.
  • Process outgoing mail and receive deliveries.
  • Perform administrative support tasks; proofreading, typing, operating calculators, facsimile machine and computers.
  • Operate telephone switchboard to answer, screen, route calls and relays messages.

Front Desk Receptionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Front Desk Receptionist


88 %
13 %
Less than 1 year
1-4 years

Skills That Affect Front Desk Receptionist Salaries

Office Administration

Phone Support

Microsoft Excel

Data Entry

Microsoft Office

Customer Service

National Average


88 %
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 33%