Receptionist in Kansas City, Missouri Salary

A Receptionist in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average wage of $11.00 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Phone Support, Filing, and Office Administration.

$9.30 - $19.10
$9
$14
$19
MEDIAN: $13.50
10%
50%
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Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $9.30 - $19.10
Overtime $22.38
Annual Data $0$39K
Bonus $500
Total Pay (?
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$20,167 - $39,036
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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.

About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

Receptionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Receptionist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
29%

Experience Affects Receptionist Salaries

National Average
$30,000

Late-Career
▼5%

▼6%

Experienced
▼11%

Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Phone Support
▲13%

Filing
▲11%

Office Administration
▲10%

National Average
$30,000

Data Entry
▼4%

Customer Relations
▼5%

Customer Service
▼7%

Billing
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 43%