What is the salary of a Receptionist?

The average salary of a Receptionist in United States is $27,450. Salaries start from around $18,330 and go up to $38,170. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$38,170
Starting ($18.3k)
Junior ($21.5k)
Experienced ($26.4k)
Senior ($32.0k)
Highest ($38.2k)
Highest

The top 10% of Receptionists in United States earn:

$38,170
Senior

The top 25% of Receptionists in United States earn:

$32,020
Experienced

The middle 50% of Receptionists in United States earn:

$26,410
Junior

The bottom 25% of Receptionists in United States earn:

$21,450
Starting

The bottom 10% of Receptionists in United States earn:

$18,330

Historical salary

Receptionist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 23,500 49
Alaska 32,400 2
Arizona 27,100 21
Arkansas 23,300 50
California 29,900 6
Colorado 29,500 10
Connecticut 32,400 3
Delaware 25,000 43
District of Columbia 35,400 1
Florida 26,300 30
Georgia 26,700 25
Hawaii 29,700 9
Idaho 26,000 33
Illinois 28,100 14
Indiana 25,700 37
Iowa 26,700 26
Kansas 25,900 34
Kentucky 24,900 45
Louisiana 22,900 51
Maine 27,300 20
Maryland 28,000 15
Massachusetts 30,000 5
Michigan 26,900 22
Minnesota 28,700 12
Mississippi 24,300 47
Missouri 26,300 29
Montana 25,200 42
Nebraska 25,600 38
Nevada 27,500 19
New Hampshire 27,900 17
New Jersey 28,700 13
New Mexico 24,800 46
New York 29,700 8
North Carolina 26,200 32
North Dakota 26,700 24
Ohio 25,300 40
Oklahoma 25,300 39
Oregon 27,600 18
Pennsylvania 26,600 27
Rhode Island 29,700 7
South Carolina 25,800 36
South Dakota 23,800 48
Tennessee 25,900 34
Texas 25,300 40
Utah 24,900 44
Vermont 29,000 11
Virginia 27,900 16
Washington 30,500 4
West Virginia 22,900 52
Wisconsin 26,800 23
Wyoming 26,400 28
Guam 20,400 53
Puerto Rico 18,100 54
Virgin Islands 26,300 31

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