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Receptionist Salary

$16,500 - $18,999
2% of jobs
$19,000 - $21,499
8% of jobs
$24,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$21,500 - $23,999
12% of jobs
$24,000 - $26,499
19% of jobs
$26,500 - $28,999
16% of jobs
The average salary is $29,500 a year
$29,000 - $31,499
15% of jobs
$32,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$31,500 - $33,999
10% of jobs
$34,000 - $36,499
5% of jobs
$36,500 - $38,999
4% of jobs
$39,000 - $41,499
2% of jobs
$41,500 - $44,000
1% of jobs

National Average

$16,500 $29,500/year $44,000
Receptionist Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$29,500
$29,500

As of Oct 18, 2020, the average annual pay for a Receptionist in the United States is $29,500 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $44,000 and as low as $16,500, the majority of Receptionist salaries currently range between $24,000 (25th percentile) to $32,000 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Receptionist varies little (about $8,000), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Receptionist job market in both and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Receptionist in your area are making on average $29,500 per year or the same as the national average annual salary of $29,500. ranks number 1 out of 50 states nationwide for Receptionist salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Receptionist jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Average Receptionist Salary Across the U.S.

Salary Range (Percentile)
  25th Average 75th
Annual Salary $24,000 $29,500 $32,000
Monthly Salary $2,000 $2,458 $2,667
Weekly Salary $462 $567 $615
Hourly Salary $12 $14 $15

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