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Front desk agent salary in New York, NY

How much does a Front Desk Agent make in New York, NY?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $19.70
Low $15.03
High $25.81
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a front desk agent is $19.70 per hour in New York, NY. 1.7k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2023

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Top companies for Front Desk Agents in New York, NY

  1. Concord Hospitality
    181 reviews7 salaries reported
    $23.04per hour
  2. $17.52per hour
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Highest paying cities for Front Desk Agents near New York, NY

  1. New York, NY
    $19.70 per hour
    1.7k salaries reported
  2. Forest Hills, NY
    $19.13 per hour
    62 salaries reported
  3. Brooklyn, NY
    $18.16 per hour
    442 salaries reported
  1. Bronx, NY
    $17.43 per hour
    222 salaries reported
  2. Rochester, NY
    $16.34 per hour
    97 salaries reported
  3. Niagara Falls, NY
    $15.78 per hour
    62 salaries reported
  1. Buffalo, NY
    $15.74 per hour
    87 salaries reported
  2. Middletown, NY
    $15.72 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  3. Ithaca, NY
    $15.33 per hour
    35 salaries reported
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Where can a Front Desk Agent earn more?

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Most common benefits for Front Desk Agents

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Food provided
  • Free massages
  • Free parking
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 24,983 ratings

27% of Front Desk Agents in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in New York, NY?

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Administrative Assistant

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Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

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Average $20.47 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Front Desk Agent

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a front desk agent?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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How can front desk agents get a raise?

A front desk agent cam get a raise by pursuing formal certifications and education credentials in a related field. Pursuing employment at a more upscale establishment may also lead to a salary increase. Another option is to gain two to three years of work experience and then apply for a position as a hotel manager, which would include a salary increase from the entry-level agent position.

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