An Entry-Level Receptionist earns an average wage of C$14.06 per hour.

C$24,765 - C$40,635
C$25K
C$33K
C$41K
MEDIAN: C$33,076
10%
50%
90%
C$11.47 - C$17.58
C$11
C$14
C$18
MEDIAN: C$14.13
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$40K
Salary C$24,765 - C$40,635
Bonus C$255 - C$3,277
Profit Sharing C$496
Commission C$1,221
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$24,139 - C$38,993
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 360
Hourly Data C$0C$25
Hourly Rate C$11.47 - C$17.58
Hourly Tips C$0.57
Overtime C$12.30 - C$25.90
Annual Data C$0C$38K
Bonus C$255 - C$3,277
Commission C$1,221
Profit Sharing C$496
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$24,139 - C$38,993
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 777

Receptionist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$30,434

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

Receptionist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Receptionist in Nanaimo:
"Way more than answering phones and a bit of filing."
The more you learn about how your company conducts business, the more opportunities you will have and the more you will enjoy your job.

Receptionist in Winnipeg:
You need to remember you represent the company. And your demeanour, telephone manner, and the way you deal with all kinds of visitors all reflect on the. Company. Reception is the first point of contact.

Receptionist in Siksika:
Have an open mind to learn new tasks, be patient and kind to all who enter the building. Know your company because your the first person representing the company. Enjoy.

Key Stats for Receptionist

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 189 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries




▼0%




National Average
C$30,000

Phone Support
▼1%


▼3%


▼4%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 189 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 47%