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Front desk agent salary in Joliet, IL

How much does a Front Desk Agent make in Joliet, IL?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $14.37
Low $11.49
High $17.99
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a front desk agent is $14.37 per hour in Joliet, IL. 42 salaries reported, updated at March 8, 2023

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Top companies for Front Desk Agents in Joliet, IL

  1. Family Dental Care
    10 reviews9 salaries reported
    $21.35per hour
  2. $20.33per hour
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Highest paying cities for Front Desk Agents near Joliet, IL

  1. Wheaton, IL
    $17.12 per hour
    44 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $16.70 per hour
    591 salaries reported
  3. Northbrook, IL
    $15.90 per hour
    36 salaries reported
  1. Saint Charles, IL
    $15.63 per hour
    34 salaries reported
  2. Evanston, IL
    $15.07 per hour
    230 salaries reported
  3. Joliet, IL
    $14.37 per hour
    42 salaries reported
  1. Rockford, IL
    $14.33 per hour
    24 salaries reported
  2. Schaumburg, IL
    $14.29 per hour
    64 salaries reported
  3. Peoria, IL
    $14.24 per hour
    60 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 Joliet, IL?


776 job openings

Average $15.51 per hour

Customer Service Representative

904 job openings

Average $14.68 per hour

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

9 job openings

Average $17.50 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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