How much does a Receptionist make in Sterling, VA?

Average base salary
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37 salaries reported, updated at Oct 20, 2020
$14.22
per hour

The average salary for a receptionist is $14.22 per hour in Sterling, VA.

6% higher
than national average

Most common benefits

  • Employee discount
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for receptionists

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Medical CollectionTrending qualification.

earn +9.11% more

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 16.16% since 2018. Receptionists with this skill earn +9.11% more than the average base salary, which is $14.22 per hour.

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+2.65%
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Most common benefits for Receptionists

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

Based on 57,402 ratings

36% of Receptionists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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