Average Dental Receptionist Hourly Pay

$12 - $21
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The average hourly pay for a Dental Receptionist is $15.30.
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $21
$196 - $3,505
Profit Sharing
$300 - $3,084
$0 - $308
Total Pay
$24,221 - $43,653

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Job Description for Dental Receptionist

Job Satisfaction for Dental Receptionist

3.8 out of 5
Highly Satisfied

Popular Employer Salaries for Dental Receptionist

The top respondents for the job title Dental Receptionist are from the companies Dr. B, Family Dental and Community Health Center of Snohomish County. Reported salaries are highest at Family Dental where the average pay is $18.67. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Dr. B, earning around $17.00. Dental Dreams pays the lowest at around $11.15. Dental Group Ltd also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $15.50.

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Popular Skills for Dental Receptionist

Skills in Insurance, Billing and Bill Collections are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service and Scheduling.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Receptionist

An entry-level Dental Receptionist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.27 based on 232 salaries. An early career Dental Receptionist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.31 based on 641 salaries. A mid-career Dental Receptionist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.80 based on 300 salaries. An experienced Dental Receptionist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.08 based on 360 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
Employees with Dental Receptionist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 5.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (16.5% less), Las Vegas, Nevada (5.2% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (4.1% less).

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