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Receptionist Job Overview


Receptionists create the first impression at many types of businesses. They answer phones, transfer calls, take messages, greet visitors or customers, and offer refreshments to guests. In some organizations, they also do administrative tasks such scheduling, typing, copying, filing, handling travel details, restocking kitchen supplies and sorting mail.

Receptionist Job Types


Medical receptionists work in a healthcare setting where they greet patients, collect insurance information and schedule appointments.

Corporate receptionists welcome visitors. They may also book company conference rooms, answer phones and handle secretarial work.

Beauty salon receptionists work at a front desk where they book appointments, greet and direct customers, and collect payments.

A government receptionist’s job often centers on verifying visitors’ identities. They issue temporary identification cards and call officials to let them know they have guests.

Receptionists who work in a transit facility answer passengers’ questions about departures, arrivals and local amenities.

Receptionist Education


You can typically land receptionist work with a high school diploma or GED, followed by on-the-job training. Having experience with word processing and spreadsheets will help you find receptionist employment.

Receptionist Job Market


The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts receptionist jobs will grow 24 percent from 2010 to 2020 -- faster than most occupations. While some companies now go without a receptionist, most continue to have a receptionist working the front desk and greeting guests in person. Plenty of new receptionist jobs open up because it’s an entry-level position from which people move up relatively quickly. Most growth in receptionist job opportunities will happen in healthcare settings, including doctors’ and dentists’ offices and elder-care facilities, the BLS says.

Receptionist Salaries


The average receptionist salary was $26,730 in May 2011, according to the BLS. The highest mean salary was earned by receptionists working in dental offices: $30,380.
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Ajilon Professional Staffing is looking for experienced Bilingual Receptionists for our clients throughout the San Diego area. Some positions may be temporary and others temporary to direct hire. Qualifications/Requirements for these types of positions include but are not limited to: At least 1-2 years of receptionist/clerical support Strong customer service skills 100% bilingual in Spanish and En...
Title: Tempe, AZ Receptionist Job opening Summary: This job opening is for a Receptionist in Tempe, AZ. This position is tasked with sitting up at the front desk and greeting all incoming guests, as well as answering incoming phone calls and directing to the proper department or individual. Responsible for ad hoc administrative support tasks, ranging from letter correspondence creation, spreadshee...
Full-Time Receptionist Job in central Phoenix, AZ A growing organization is currently looking for an outstanding Administrator for a Receptionist Job in central Phoenix, AZ. This company requires the right individual to have excellent verbal and written skills. This candidate will be answering multi-line phone systems, greeting customers/clients, and assisting in filing, reports, etc. The position...
We have a job opening for a Bilingual Spanish Receptionist Customer Service Rep in City of Industry, California. This position will be responsible for answering a high volume of incoming calls, also serving as a back-up customer service representative where you will answer inquiries about services offered, pricing, billing issues and cancellations. Qualifications: - Must have 2-3 years Receptionis...
Administrative Assistant/Receptionist Job in Phoenix, AZ An excellent organization in the Phoenix area is looking to hire an outgoing and driven administrative assistant/receptionist for a temp to perm position! This person provides all administrative and reception support for their busy office. They need someone organized, efficient, and proactive. Administrative Assistant/ Receptionist Duties an...
We have a job opening for a Part Time Receptionist in City of Industry, CA. This position will be responsible for all front office and administrative duties for a small accounting firm. Main responsibilities are to provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers of the organization. The part time hours are Monday through Thursday, 24 to 32 hours per week. The Part Time R...
Ajilon is hiring for a Medical Receptionist for a well-known medical facility located in Seattle WA. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a minimum of three years of experience with Medical Reception. The primary responsibilities will be to act as a mediator between the doctor and patients, and to manage data regarding patient information. The Medical Reception job duties include: • Op...
Receptionist jobs in San Diego County, CA Ajilon Professional Staffing is looking to fill various Receptionist jobs throughout San Diego County, CA. You will be responsible for answering phones and assisting in general office work. These are temporary and temporary to direct hire opportunities within various industries throughout San Diego County. These roles typically pay between $10-$14/hr, depe...
RECEPTIONIST – Orange County • Strong communication- verbal and written • Intermediate to Advanced PowerPoint skills • Friendly • Smart- can pick things up quickly • Professional in speaking and presentation (attire) Qualified candidates MUST have a High School Diploma/GED. A BA/BS degree is preferred. Must maintain the highest level of professionalism. We are looking for candidates that are able...
Req ID: 61787 Job Function: Internal Administration Full-Time/Part-Time: Part-time Contract Type: Regular Employment Job Level: Professional Sub-department: Office Location: Morristown, NJ (MMU_HO), United States Travel Required: 0% Start Date: 23/06/2014 The Panalpina Group is one of the world's leading providers of supply chain solutions, combining its core products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight...
Position Description: General Purpose: Under general supervision, performs receptionist and front office duties, as assigned. General Requirements: • Ability to work independently and in a team environment • Positive attitude • Detail oriented • Ability to problem solve • Basic math skills • Communication and organizational skills • Computer & phone switchboard experience Duties and...
Job Responsibilities : Answer and transfer calls on a multi-line phone system. Accept deliveries, sort mail, and maintain phone lists. Handle additional projects as assigned. Handle sensitive and/or confidential documents and information. Communicate with manager and client on job or deadline issues. Coordinate and schedule meetings as required. Requirements Job Requirements: High school diploma o...
RECEPTIONIST/CLERICAL POSITION Available in Maumelle, AR. Responsibilities: Will perform broad range of front desk clerical and office duties. Operate multi-line phone systems and other standard office equipment. Will perform other duties as assigned. Requirements: Must pass criminal background check and drug test. Must be organized, self-motivated, have the ability to multi-task and handle stress...
Odessa, 79761
Medical FULL/ PART-TIME RECEPTIONIST needed for Physician's Office. Bilingual preferred. Computer literate. Please deliver resume personally to: 808 Tower Drive Suite 1 Odessa, TX 79761...
Immediate opening for Receptionist at law office. PT or job share. Hours to share are Mon-Fri, 8-5. Must be pleasant, have excellent phone & people skills, ability to communicate effectively with clients, attorneys & support staff. Notary helpful but not requite. Basic computer & bookkeeping knowledge as well as familiarity with standard office equipment. Submit resume & cover letter with availabi...
Vet Receptionist / Assistant for small animal hospital in Phoenixville. Some exp. req’d, Saturdays a must. Email resume to: ValleyForgeAnimalMedicalCenter @gmail.com =...
Bakersfield, 93309
Receptionist Seeking PT Surgery Center Receptionist, experience preferred. EMR knowledge, Insurance verification and Spanish speaking a plus. Pay DOE. Please fax resume to 661-862-7137 or email *****...
Alkermes is a leader in innovative medicines that address the unmet needs and challenges of people living with debilitating diseases. As a fully integrated global biopharmaceutical company, Alkermes applies our scientific expertise, proprietary technologies, and global resources to develop products that are designed to make a meaningful difference in the way patients manage their disease. Our trac...
Crawford Broadcasting Company, a national operator of over 20 radio stations in 8 markets, has an exciting opportunity for a PART-TIME RECEPTIONIST/ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT for its Corporate office in Blue Bell, PA. Hours will be Monday through Friday from 1:00 to 5:00 PM, 20 hours per week. Applicants must be eager to learn, possess pleasant phone skills and work well independently. Responsibilit...
Company Confidential Celebration, FL, 34747
Job Description Receptionist FT (4-5 days) needed for busy medical office with two locations. This person must be able to work in both of our locations: Altamonte Springs and Kissimmee. Must be willing to travel between locations of offices. This person must be able to work independently, must work well with patients and employees, must be able to input data into patient records. Must have a posit...

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Receptionist

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$16,640.00 - $35,000.00
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Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
33.7%
High School
24.7%
Bachelor's
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Associates
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Certification
3%
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