How much does a Receptionist make?

Updated Oct. 7, 2021
$38,595 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,235 salaries

$29K

Low

$39K

Average

$51K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Receptionist is $38,595 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Receptionist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1235 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Receptionist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Receptionist$38,595 /yr
L3
Receptionist III$54,415 /yr
L4
Lead Receptionist$39,888 /yr
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Robert Half
3.8

Robert Half

Receptionist - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $22
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$16

$22

$16 - $22 Range

Revera
3.2

Revera

Receptionist - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $31

$14

$31

$14 - $31 Range

Randstad
3.9

Randstad

Receptionist - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $19

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

BC Assessment
3.6

BC Assessment

Receptionist - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $20 - $43

$20

$43

$20 - $43 Range

Royal LePage
4.2

Royal LePage

Receptionist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $18

$15

$18

$15 - $18 Range

TransAlta
2.8

TransAlta

Receptionist - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $21 - $29

$21

$29

$21 - $29 Range

District of Lake Country

District of Lake Country

Receptionist - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $23 - $27

$23

$27

$23 - $27 Range

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Extendicare
3.5

Extendicare

Receptionist - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $20 - $23

$20

$23

$20 - $23 Range

Island Savings
4

Island Savings

Receptionist - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $20 - $26

$20

$26

$20 - $26 Range

Drake International
3.9

Drake International

Receptionist - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $19

$14

$19

$14 - $19 Range

BC SPCA
3.7

BC SPCA

Receptionist - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $18 - $21

$18

$21

$18 - $21 Range

Hakim Optical
3.5

Hakim Optical

Receptionist - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $14 - $18

$14

$18

$14 - $18 Range

Massage Addict
3.4

Massage Addict

Receptionist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $18

$15

$18

$15 - $18 Range

Skidegate Band Council
5

Skidegate Band Council

Receptionist - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $21 - $25

$21

$25

$21 - $25 Range

Revera
3.2

Revera

Receptionist - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $20

$15

$20

$15 - $20 Range

Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board

Receptionist

$46,925

 /yr
Range: $41K - $53K

$41K

$53K

$41,252 - $52,615 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Receptionist - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $20

$17

$20

$17 - $20 Range

The Salvation Army
3.5

The Salvation Army

Receptionist - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $20

$17

$20

$17 - $20 Range

Town of Irricana

Town of Irricana

Receptionist - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $19 - $25

$19

$25

$19 - $25 Range

NorQuest College
3.7

NorQuest College

Receptionist - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $20 - $25

$20

$25

$20 - $25 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Receptionist salaries

The national average salary for a Receptionist is $38,595 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Receptionist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1235 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Receptionist employees.

The highest salary for a Receptionist in Canada is $50,596 per year.

The lowest salary for a Receptionist in Canada is $29,441 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$16
hourly
A Receptionist in the Montreal Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Non-profit Organisation
$40,000
per year
A Front Desk Receptionist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$15
hourly
A Receptionist in the Montreal Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$44,000
per year
A Receptionist in the Toronto Area area reported making $44,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Front Desk Receptionist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private