Receptionist Salary in Australia

AU$26.60
per hour
per year
AU$55,800
per year
per hour

Receptionist - Average Salary

The average salary for a Receptionist is AU$26.60 per hour (AU$55,800 per year), which is AU$9,560 (-15%) lower than the national average salary in Australia.
A Receptionist can expect an average starting pay of AU$17.30. The highest pay rates can exceed AU$35.
AU$17.30
Low
AU$26.60
Average
AU$35
High
AU$32,300
Low
AU$55,800
Average
AU$75,000
High

Receptionist Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$17.30
Average
AU$26.60
Senior
AU$32.90
High
AU$35
Low
AU$32,300
Average
AU$55,800
Senior
AU$68,600
High
AU$75,000
Among receptionists, Junior Receptionists tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Receptionists enjoy the highest salaries.

Receptionist - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior ReceptionistAU$33/hour
+24% 
Part Time ReceptionistAU$26.90/hour
+1% 
Junior ReceptionistAU$22.10/hour
 -17%

Receptionist - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Receptionist with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$17.30. A mid career Receptionist with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.30, while a senior Receptionist with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$32.90. Receptionists with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$33.40 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Receptionist

Late Career▲ +26%
Senior▲ +24%
Average SalaryAU$26.60/hour
Mid Career▼ -5%
Entry Level▼ -35%

Gender Breakdown

Female
78%
Male
22%

Receptionist - Jobs by Location

Receptionist - Related Salaries (per year)

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Receptionist jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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