Medical Receptionist salary in United States

How much does a Medical Receptionist make in the United States?

35.4k salaries reported, updated at October 13, 2021
$15.03
per hour

The average salary for a medical receptionist is $15.03 per hour in the United States.

Most common benefits

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Vision insurance
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Most common benefits for Medical Receptionists

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • 401(k) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • Paid sick time
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Salary satisfaction

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31% of Medical receptionists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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