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Receptionist in the United States

How much does a Receptionist earn in the United States? The average Receptionist salary in the United States is $34,669 as of September 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $31,130 and $38,868. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Greets visitors and maintains visitor logs. Answers and correctly routes calls. Responds to internal and external inquiries and distributes accurate information. May perform some administrative activi

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