Accountants with Accounts Receivable skills pull down an average of $47K per year. Overall cash earnings for Accountants with Accounts Receivable skills stretch from $32K on the lower end to $65K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $6K from bonuses and $5K from profit sharing. Geographic location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Accountants with Accounts Receivable skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Health benefits are not claimed by all — close to one-fourth lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and more than half have dental, too. Female Accountants with Accounts Receivable skills make up most of the survey respondents at 72 percent. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,309 - $64,816
$35K
$47K
$65K
MEDIAN: $47,279
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$13.07 - $26.68
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$27
MEDIAN: $18.68
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$35,309 - $64,816  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,946  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,425  
Commission
$2,095  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,942 - $64,797  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,555
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.07 - $26.68  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.66  
Overtime
$18.72 - $37.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,946  
   
Commission
$2,095  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,425  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,942 - $64,797  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,232

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Accountants with Accounts Receivable skills with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $43K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $48K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $49K. After two decades in the workforce, the average Accountant generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $51K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $45,501

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Accountants with Accounts Receivable skills in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 44 percent above the national average. Accountants with Accounts Receivable skills will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+40 percent), New York (+16 percent), Houston (+14 percent), and Chicago (+11 percent). Falling short of the national average by 11 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Miami. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Orlando (4 percent lower) and Atlanta (2 percent lower).

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 643 votes.
042
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries




National Average
$46,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 643 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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