Information Receptionist - Federal Salaries of 2015

Pay Rates for "Information Receptionist"

How much does an Information Receptionist in the federal government get paid? $34,434.86* *Based on the 2015 average.
391 EMPLOYEES
$13.43M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Information Receptionist was the 260th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2015, with 391 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2015, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Information Receptionist, with an average salary of $32,765.

Government Information Receptionist jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Information Receptionist job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

This occupation includes all classes of positions the duties of that are to supervise or perform work involved in receiving and directing persons who call or visit Government agencies, installations, or offices, and giving them information in person or by telephone concerning the organization, functions, activities and personnel of such agencies, installations or offices.

Clerical, secretary, and administrative positions fall under this category. No specialized technical background is needed for positions in this category except for stenographers which require a proficiency exam before being hired. Strong organizational and communication skills are the primary requirements for this job category. Military experience can often be applied as relevant experience when calculating starting grade. Employees in the job category receive promotions of 1 grade increase at a time.

Agencies that have hired an Information Receptionist

Information Receptionist Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Information Receptionist is $34,434.86. The highest paid Information Receptionist made $153,446 in 2015.

Common Information Receptionist Payscales

Payscale Number of Information Receptionist Employees
GS - General Schedule 365
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 22
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 1

Starting Paygrade: $18,526.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $56,229.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10
Category: Clerical and Administrative Support
Occupation Family: 0300 GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE, CLERICAL, AND OFFICE SERVICES GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade

GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Information Receptionist jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Mail and FileClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Pathology TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Therapeutic Radiologic TechnologistTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Computer Clerk and AssistantClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Insurance AccountsClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Information Receptionist Pay Trend from 2004 to 2015

In 2004, the average pay for an Information Receptionist was $26,323. Since then, the average pay has increased to $34,435 in 2015.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0304.

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