A Medical Receptionist in Ottawa, Ontario earns an average wage of C$16.37 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$12.32 - C$20.95
C$12
C$17
C$21
MEDIAN: C$16.50
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data C$0C$20
Hourly Rate C$12.32 - C$20.95
Overtime C$3.00
Annual Data C$0C$43K
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$25,615 - C$43,581
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Medical Receptionist

Medical office receptionists are administrative professionals who are responsible for a variety of clerical tasks within medical offices. These receptionists work in offices within health care environments with both patients and other professionals, generally during daytime office hours, though some who work in hospitals and other 24-hour facilities may have extended shifts.

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Medical Receptionist Tasks

  • Compile and record medical charts, reports, and correspondence.
  • 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.

Medical Receptionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Medical Receptionist

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Medical Receptionist Salaries

National Average
C$34,000

Experienced
▼8%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Medical Receptionist Salaries

National Average
C$34,000

Scheduling
▼2%

Customer Service
▼3%

Billing
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 69%