Average Receptionist / Telephone Operator Hourly Pay

$13.18
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$700
Bonus
$850
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The average hourly pay for a Receptionist / Telephone Operator is $13.18.
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$9.97
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$13.18
90%
$18.13
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $18
Bonus
$76 - $2,022
Profit Sharing
$203 - $2,948
Total Pay
$20,922 - $38,684
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What Do Receptionist / Telephone Operators Do?

Job Satisfaction for Receptionist / Telephone Operator

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What Are Popular Skills for Receptionist / Telephone Operators?

Skills in Phone Support are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Typing, Customer Relations, Data Entry and Customer Service.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Receptionist / Telephone Operators?

An entry-level Receptionist / Telephone Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.66 based on 41 salaries. An early career Receptionist / Telephone Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.24 based on 248 salaries. A mid-career Receptionist / Telephone Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.12 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Receptionist / Telephone Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.46 based on 164 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Employees with Receptionist / Telephone Operator in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 27.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in St. Louis, Missouri (13.8% more) and Sacramento, California (10.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (18.5% less) and Tampa, Florida (9.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 651 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.3%
Early Career
38.1%
Mid Career
17.4%
Experienced
25.2%
Late Career
13.1%