Admissions Assistant/Receptionist Salary

How much does an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist earn in the United States?

As of June 27, 2024, an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist in the United States earns an average salary of $40,582 per year.
An Admissions Assistant/Receptionist's salary can be paid hourly, weekly or monthly depending on the company and job type. Most part-time jobs will be paid hourly or weekly. Using the salary calculator, the average pay comes out to be about $20 an hour, $780/week, or $3,382/month.
The average salary of an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist ranges from $37,214 to $44,487. The average salary range for an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist varies widely, which indicates that there are many opportunities for advancement, promotions, and salary increases. These opportunities depend on many factors, including skills, education, certifications, location, and years of experience.
According to job salary data displays, Admissions Assistant/Receptionist in District of Columbia and California are high in demand. Admissions Assistant/Receptionist in District of Columbia earn an average salary of $45,168 per year, which is $4,586(11.3%) more than the national average of $40,582. District of Columbia is ranked as the top salary of an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist nationwide.

What is the Average Admissions Assistant/Receptionist Salary by City?

Below is a list of the average salaries for an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist in 10 cities in the United States. We've identified 354 cities where the typical salary for an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist job is above the national average. The highest paying city for an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist is in San Jose, CA, and the average salary for an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist job is $50,931, which is higher than the national average.
This is followed by Santa Clara, CA and Fremont, CA in second and third places, which beat the national average by $10,349(25.5%) and $10,267(25.3%) respectively. In fourth place is Daly City, CA, which pays $10,146(25%), above the national average. San Francisco, CA, Oakland, CA and Berkeley, CA continue the rankings.
Based on the summary of average salaries paid by cities, the Admissions Assistant/Receptionist job market in San Jose, CA is relatively active with a higher-paying salary compared to other cities in the United States.
Finally, Admissions Assistant/Receptionist jobs pay differently based on the city, even if they are in the same state. The cost of living might be a key factor when considering the location and salary of an Admissions Assistant/Receptionist position.
CITY Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
San Jose $50,931 $4,244 $979 $24
Santa Clara $50,931 $4,244 $979 $24
Fremont $50,850 $4,237 $978 $24
Daly City $50,728 $4,227 $976 $24
San Francisco $50,728 $4,227 $976 $24
Oakland $49,511 $4,126 $952 $24
Berkeley $49,511 $4,126 $952 $24
Hayward $49,429 $4,119 $951 $24
Union City $47,400 $3,950 $912 $23
West New York $47,400 $3,950 $912 $23

What Similar Jobs are Paid to Admissions Assistant/Receptionist in the U.S.?

There are 11 jobs that we find are related to the Admissions Assistant/Receptionist job category,these similar jobs include Dean of Admissions,Admissions Liaison,Admissions Assistant,Admissions Director,Admissions Administrator,Admissions Counselor,Admissions Advisor,Admissions Consultant,Admissions Coordinator,Admissions Manager,and Admissions Officer.
All of these 11 jobs are paid between $45,390 to $140,401, and the Admissions Director gets the highest paid with $140,401 from them. Those similar job salaries are paid differently by many factors such as company size, department base, responsibility, and others. If you're qualified to be hired for one of these similar jobs to the Admissions Assistant/Receptionist, you could refer to the below list of job salaries based on market prices in the United States.
JOB TITLE Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Dean of Admissions $112,653 $9,388 $2,166 $54
Admissions Liaison $54,900 $4,575 $1,056 $26
Admissions Assistant $45,390 $3,783 $873 $22
Admissions Director $140,401 $11,700 $2,700 $68
Admissions Administrator $46,838 $3,903 $901 $23
Admissions Counselor $46,838 $3,903 $901 $23
Admissions Advisor $54,662 $4,555 $1,051 $26
Admissions Consultant $46,838 $3,903 $901 $23
Admissions Coordinator $55,768 $4,647 $1,072 $27
Admissions Manager $73,286 $6,107 $1,409 $35
Admissions Officer $46,838 $3,903 $901 $23
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