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Front desk agent salary in Boston, MA

How much does a Front Desk Agent make in Boston, MA?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $18.82
Low $14.26
High $24.83
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a front desk agent is $18.82 per hour in Boston, MA. 324 salaries reported, updated at May 27, 2023

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Top companies for Front Desk Agents in Boston, MA

  1. Rosen Summit Dental Advisors
    9 reviews11 salaries reported
    $23.64per hour
  2. $20.83per hour
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Highest paying cities for Front Desk Agents near Boston, MA

  1. Gloucester, MA
    $19.62 per hour
    58 salaries reported
  2. Newton, MA
    $19.16 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  3. Boston, MA
    $18.82 per hour
    324 salaries reported
  1. Springfield, MA
    $17.32 per hour
    22 salaries reported
  2. Worcester, MA
    $16.92 per hour
    35 salaries reported
  3. Plymouth, MA
    $16.74 per hour
    36 salaries reported
  1. Fall River, MA
    $16.29 per hour
    11 salaries reported
  2. Beverly, MA
    $16.01 per hour
    15 salaries reported
  3. North Dartmouth, MA
    $15.92 per hour
    5 salaries reported
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Where can a Front Desk Agent earn more?

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Most common benefits for Front Desk Agents

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Food provided
  • Free massages
  • Free parking
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 24,983 ratings

27% of Front Desk Agents in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Boston, MA?


1,284 job openings

Average $19.24 per hour

Customer Service Representative

1,653 job openings

Average $21.78 per hour

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

14 job openings

Average $19.23 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Front Desk Agent

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a front desk agent?

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How can front desk agents get a raise?

A front desk agent cam get a raise by pursuing formal certifications and education credentials in a related field. Pursuing employment at a more upscale establishment may also lead to a salary increase. Another option is to gain two to three years of work experience and then apply for a position as a hotel manager, which would include a salary increase from the entry-level agent position.

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