How much does a Front Desk Agent make in the United States? The average Front Desk Agent salary in the United States is $27,252 as of July 27, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $23,038 and $32,197. 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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What is a Front Desk Agent ?

A receptionist is an employee taking an office or administrative support position. The work is usually performed in a waiting area such as a lobby or front office desk of an organization or business. The title receptionist is attributed to the person who is employed by an organization to receive or greet any visitors, patients, or clients and answer telephone calls. The term front desk is used in many hotels for an administrative department where a receptionist's duties also may include room reservations and assignment, guest registration, cashier work, credit checks, key control as well as ma...

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Vantage Hospitality LLC - Virginia Beach , VA
We are seeking a Front Desk Agent to become a part of our team! Responsibilities: * Register and assign rooms to guests * Confirm phone and online reservations * Respond to guest needs, requests, and ...
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago
Qualified Staffing - Waynesboro , VA
The Guest Service Agent assures the highest level of visitor and guest satisfaction by providing ... Experience: * ​Previous front desk experience preferred. Company Description Qualified Staffing ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Shiftsmart - Chesapeake , VA
... center agent, customer support, front desk, receptionist, retail, or sales) you might want to consider making survey calls with Shiftsmart. We welcome interested individuals from an arry of ...
ZipRecruiter - 64 days ago
Shiftsmart - Newport News , VA
... center agent, customer support, front desk, receptionist, retail, or sales) you might want to consider making survey calls with Shiftsmart. We welcome interested individuals from an arry of ...
ZipRecruiter - 64 days ago
... center agent, customer support, front desk, receptionist, retail, or sales) you might want to consider making survey calls with Shiftsmart. We welcome interested individuals from an arry of ...
ZipRecruiter - 66 days ago
Aimbridge Hospitality - Virginia Beach , VA
Overview The Front Desk Supervisor supervises the operation of the front desk to maintain the highest productivity, employee morale, and guest service as possible. He/She will accommodate hotel ...
Neuvoo - 4 days ago

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Front Desk Agent in the United States. The base salary for Front Desk Agent ranges from $23,038 to $32,197 with the average base salary of $27,252. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $23,047 to $32,206 with the average total cash compensation of $27,262.

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