How much does a Receptionist make?

Updated May 14, 2021
CA$38k /yr
Average Base Pay

1,123 salaries

CA$29k

Low

CA$38k

Average

CA$50k

High

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The national average salary for a Receptionist is $38,013 in Canada. Filter by location to see Receptionist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,123 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Receptionist employees.

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ReceptionistCA$38k /yr
L3
Receptionist IIICA$54k /yr
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CA$34,807

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CA$37,161

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CA$39,631

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Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$17

 /hr
Range: CA$15 - CA$22
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CA$15

CA$22

CA$15 - CA$22 Range

BC Assessment
4.3

BC Assessment

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$24

 /hr
Range: CA$20 - CA$42

CA$20

CA$42

CA$20 - CA$42 Range

Revera
3.3

Revera

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$16

 /hr
Range: CA$14 - CA$30

CA$14

CA$30

CA$14 - CA$30 Range

Randstad
3.9

Randstad

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$17

 /hr
Range: CA$16 - CA$18

CA$16

CA$18

CA$16 - CA$18 Range

Royal LePage
4.3

Royal LePage

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$16

 /hr
Range: CA$14 - CA$17

CA$14

CA$17

CA$14 - CA$17 Range

District of Lake Country

District of Lake Country

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$24

 /hr
Range: CA$22 - CA$27

CA$22

CA$27

CA$22 - CA$27 Range

Extendicare
3.6

Extendicare

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$22

 /hr
Range: CA$19 - CA$22

CA$19

CA$22

CA$19 - CA$22 Range

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TransAlta
2.6

TransAlta

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$25

 /hr
Range: CA$21 - CA$29

CA$21

CA$29

CA$21 - CA$29 Range

Island Savings
3.7

Island Savings

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$21

 /hr
Range: CA$20 - CA$25

CA$20

CA$25

CA$20 - CA$25 Range

Drake International
3.8

Drake International

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$17

 /hr
Range: CA$13 - CA$18

CA$13

CA$18

CA$13 - CA$18 Range

Skidegate Band Council

Skidegate Band Council

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$22

 /hr
Range: CA$20 - CA$24

CA$20

CA$24

CA$20 - CA$24 Range

Massage Addict
3.2

Massage Addict

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$15

 /hr
Range: CA$14 - CA$18

CA$14

CA$18

CA$14 - CA$18 Range

The Salvation Army
3.4

The Salvation Army

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$17

 /hr
Range: CA$16 - CA$20

CA$16

CA$20

CA$16 - CA$20 Range

Hakim Optical
3.2

Hakim Optical

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$14

 /hr
Range: CA$14 - CA$17

CA$14

CA$17

CA$14 - CA$17 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$16

 /hr
Range: CA$16 - CA$19

CA$16

CA$19

CA$16 - CA$19 Range

Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board

Receptionist

CA$46,072

 /yr
Range: CA$41k - CA$52k

CA$41k

CA$52k

CA$40,503 - CA$51,659 Range

Town of Irricana

Town of Irricana

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$22

 /hr
Range: CA$18 - CA$25

CA$18

CA$25

CA$18 - CA$25 Range

BC SPCA
3.5

BC SPCA

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$19

 /hr
Range: CA$19 - CA$21

CA$19

CA$21

CA$19 - CA$21 Range

NorQuest College
3.7

NorQuest College

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$22

 /hr
Range: CA$19 - CA$25

CA$19

CA$25

CA$19 - CA$25 Range

Shepherd’s Care Foundation
4.2

Shepherd’s Care Foundation

Receptionist - Hourly

CA$20

 /hr
Range: CA$18 - CA$22

CA$18

CA$22

CA$18 - CA$22 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Receptionist salaries

The average salary for a Receptionist is CA$38,013 in Canada. Salaries estimates are based on 1123 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Receptionist employees in Canada.

The highest salary for a Receptionist in Canada is CA$50,056 per year.

The lowest salary for a Receptionist in Canada is CA$28,868 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent receptionist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$14
hourly
A Front Desk Receptionist in the Toronto Area area reported making $14 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Receptionist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $18 per hour
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Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$15
hourly
A Dental Receptionist in the Toronto Area area reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Franchise
$15
hourly
A Front Desk Receptionist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Reception in the Quebec Area area reported making $22 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Quebec Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private