An Entry-Level Receptionist in Edmonton, Alberta earns an average wage of C$15.26 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Office and Accounts Receivable.

C$27,195 - C$43,659
C$27K
C$37K
C$44K
MEDIAN: C$37,018
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50%
90%
C$12.16 - C$20.03
C$12
C$15
C$20
MEDIAN: C$15.41
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$43K
Salary C$27,195 - C$43,659
Bonus C$1,014
Commission C$2,820
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$26,032 - C$42,829
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49
Hourly Data C$0C$27
Hourly Rate C$12.16 - C$20.03
Overtime C$1.51 - C$27.57
Annual Data C$0C$42K
Bonus C$1,014
Commission C$2,820
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$26,032 - C$42,829
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 76

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

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

Receptionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲12%

Accounts Receivable
▲9%

Administration
▲4%

Accounts Payable
▲4%

Office Administration
▲2%

National Average
C$34,000

Customer Service
▼2%

Phone Support
▼2%

Customer Relations
▼2%

Filing
▼3%

Data Entry
▼10%

Microsoft Excel
▼13%

Typing
▼13%

Microsoft Word
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 31%