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Average Medical Receptionist Hourly Pay

$14.17
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$497
Bonus
$1,650
Commission
$1,034
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Medical Receptionist is $14.17.
10%
$10.91
MEDIAN
$14.17
90%
$17.86
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $18
Bonus
$103 - $1,622
Profit Sharing
$155 - $2,891
Commission
$203 - $3,537
Total Pay
$22,782 - $37,715
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What Do Medical Receptionists Do?

Job Satisfaction for Medical Receptionist

3.7 out of 5
(899)
Highly Satisfied
89Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Medical Receptionist are from the companies Dupage Medical Group, Pediatric Associates and Internal Medicine Group. Reported salaries are highest at Multicare where the average pay is $17.91. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Pediatric Associates and Dupage Medical Group, earning around $15.17 and $14.90, respectively. Internal Medicine Group pays the lowest at around $12.85. St. Luke's Hospital and Integrated Healthcare Association also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.24 and $13.66, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Medical Receptionists?

Skills in Customer Service, Scheduling, Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Insurance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Medical Receptionists?

An entry-level Medical Receptionist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.57 based on 314 salaries. An early career Medical Receptionist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.41 based on 2,183 salaries. A mid-career Medical Receptionist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.55 based on 1,099 salaries. An experienced Medical Receptionist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.09 based on 1,256 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
Employees with Medical Receptionist in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 12.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (11.5% more) and New York, New York (8.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (4.3% less), San Diego, California (1.9% less) and Tampa, Florida (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5,401 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.8%
Early Career
40.4%
Mid Career
20.3%
Experienced
23.3%
Late Career
10.2%