How much does a Receptionist make in Washington, DC?

Updated Jul 21, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$34,015 /yr
Average Base Pay

301 salaries

$25K

Low

$34K

Average

$46K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$2,351Range$112 - $49,205
The average salary for Receptionist is $34,015 per year in Washington, DC. Salaries estimates are based on 301 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Receptionist employees in Washington, DC.

Seniority Levels

L2
Receptionist$34,015 /yr
L3
Receptionist III$34,543 /yr
L4
Lead Receptionist$34,543 /yr
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Front Desk

$32,084

per year

Front Desk Receptionist

$34,621

per year

Medical Receptionist

$34,772

per year

Part Time Receptionist

$34,309

per year

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H&R Block
3.7

H&R Block

Receptionist - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $13 - $14
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$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Servcorp
3.7

Servcorp

Receptionist

$43,244

 /yr
Range: $42K - $49K

$42K

$49K

$42,458 - $49,463 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$21 -$23

 hourly

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$18 -$23

 hourly

$18

$23

$18 - $23 Range

University of South Carolina
4.1

$26K

$28K

$26,404 - $28,394 Range

CSL Plasma
3.1

CSL Plasma

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Epiq
3.5

Epiq

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$12 -$30

 hourly

$12

$30

$12 - $30 Range

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WLT Group
3.2

WLT Group

Receptionist
About 

$30K -$44K

$30K

$44K

$29,723 - $43,675 Range

Camp Bow Wow
3.4

Camp Bow Wow

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$13 -$14

 hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

IFA
3.7

IFA

Receptionist
About 

$40K -$45K

$40K

$45K

$39,853 - $45,017 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Receptionist
About 

$37K -$40K

$37K

$40K

$37,043 - $39,946 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Morgan Stanley
4

Morgan Stanley

Receptionist
About 

$37K -$40K

$37K

$40K

$36,842 - $40,268 Range

Ulta Beauty
3.5

Ulta Beauty

Receptionist
About 

$33K -$35K

$33K

$35K

$32,761 - $35,372 Range

AECOM
3.6

AECOM

Receptionist
About 

$37K -$40K

$37K

$40K

$36,976 - $40,127 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

Robert Half
3.8

Robert Half

Receptionist
About 

$34K -$36K

$34K

$36K

$33,534 - $36,119 Range

Abercrombie & Fitch
3.7

Abercrombie & Fitch

Receptionist - Hourly
About 

$9 -$10

 hourly

$9

$10

$9 - $10 Range

SAIC
4

SAIC

Receptionist
About 

$34K -$36K

$34K

$36K

$33,923 - $36,476 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Receptionist salaries

The average salary for a Receptionist is $34,015 per year in Washington, DC. Salaries estimates are based on 301 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Receptionist employees in Washington, DC.

The highest salary for a Receptionist in Washington, DC is $45,644 per year.

The lowest salary for a Receptionist in Washington, DC is $25,349 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.

$15
hourly
A Front Desk Receptionist reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$10
hourly
A Front Desk Receptionist reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
A Front Desk Receptionist reported making $45,000 per year
Additional Pay
$800 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$9
hourly
A Front Desk Receptionist reported making $9 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Franchise
$24
hourly
A Receptionist reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$28
hourly
A Receptionist reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private