All data is specific to San Diego County

Fast Facts?

  • Average Annual Salary $49,908
  • Hourly Pay Entry Level: $10.98
    Median: $13.50
    Experienced: $16.34
  • Growth (2014-2019)8%
  • Openings (2014-2019)419
  • Current Employment 10,027
  • Projected Employment 10,259
  • Typical Entry-level Education High school diploma or equivalent

Receptionists and Information Clerks

Employment, 2004 - 2019

Top Knowledge,
Skills and Abilities

  • TECHNICAL
  • Administrative Support
  • Scheduling
  • Data Entry
  • Word Processing
  • Office Equipment
  • NON-TECHNICAL
  • Customer Service
  • Communication
  • Organization
  • Telephone Skills
  • Multi-tasking

occupational tasks

  • Operate telephone switchboard to answer, screen, or forward calls, providing information, taking messages, or scheduling appointments
  • Greet persons entering establishment, determine nature and purpose of visit, and direct or escort them to specific destinations
  • Schedule appointments and maintain and update appointment calendars
  • Hear and resolve complaints from customers or the public
  • File and maintain records

Gender Breakdown: Male/Female (percentages)