A Mid-Career Receptionist earns an average wage of C$15.08 per hour.

C$26,999 - C$42,339
C$27K
C$35K
C$42K
MEDIAN: C$34,854
10%
50%
90%
C$12.00 - C$19.58
C$12
C$15
C$20
MEDIAN: C$15.03
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$42K
Salary C$26,999 - C$42,339
Bonus C$99.33 - C$2,469
Profit Sharing C$1,535
Commission C$800
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$25,430 - C$41,531
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 402
Hourly Data C$0C$29
Hourly Rate C$12.00 - C$19.58
Hourly Tips C$0.15
Overtime C$1.49 - C$29.36
Annual Data C$0C$41K
Bonus C$99.33 - C$2,469
Commission C$800
Profit Sharing C$1,535
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).
)
C$25,430 - C$41,531
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 622

Job Description for Receptionist

A receptionist is an employee who typically works at a larger company. He or she normally is the first person a visitor or customer may encounter at the site. Receptionists typically screen incoming phone calls, while taking and distributing messages to appropriate parties. They also greet visitors and inform company employees that persons have arrived for meetings or appointments.

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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.

Receptionist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$32,404

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 133 votes.
5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Accounts Payable
▲8%

Administration
▲1%


Accounts Receivable
▲1%

Customer Relations
▼0%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

National Average
C$32,000




▼1%


▼2%

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 133 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 37%