Accounts Payable Coordinator Salary

Accounts Payable Coordinators in the United States pull down an average of $17.28 per hour. Total cash compensation for Accounts Payable Coordinators runs from $30K to $50K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $3K and profit sharing that can reach almost $8K. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The vast majority of Accounts Payable Coordinators (88 percent) who participated in the survey are women. For the most part, Accounts Payable Coordinators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$31,338 - $51,557
(Median)
$31K
$40K
$52K
MEDIAN: $40,039
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$13.71 - $21.74
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$31,338 - $51,557  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,030  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $8,000  
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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$29,952 - $49,937  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 740
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.71 - $21.74  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$19.90 - $32.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,030  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $8,000  
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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$29,952 - $49,937  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 936
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Job Description for Accounts Payable Coordinator

An accounts payable coordinator facilitates paying their organization's bills. They typically work in an accounting role and, as coordinator, supervise direct reports who handle incoming invoices that require payment be made.

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Accounts Payable Coordinator Tasks

  • Analyze account trends and routine transactions.
  • Pay vendors, suppliers, and employees, and maintain records of each account.
  • Confirm appropriate approvals before processing invoices.
  • Code incoming invoices and bills and log them on internal systems.
  • Review receipts and records to reconcile discrepancies.

Common Career Paths for Accounts Payable Coordinator


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Accounts Payable Coordinators' salaries may rise greatly for those who assume a higher-end position such as an Accounting Manager. The average Accounting Manager brings home $60K per year. It is quite typical for Accounts Payable Coordinators to transition into roles as Accounts Payable Supervisors or Staff Accountants, where reported median earnings are $6K and $5K higher per year.

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Popular Skills for Accounts Payable Coordinator


Accounts Payable Coordinators report using a diverse set of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Data Analysis, Paying Invoices, Accounts Payable, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Vendor Relations and Accounts Receivable. Most people skilled in Accounts Payable are similarly competent in Data Entry.

Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Payable Coordinator

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


For Accounts Payable Coordinators, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $36K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $39K. Accounts Payable Coordinators see a median salary of $40K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Accounts Payable Coordinators who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are no higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,530

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

For Accounts Payable Coordinators, working in the bustling city of Boston has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Accounts Payable Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Irvine (+12 percent), Philadelphia (+10 percent), Dallas (+9 percent), and New York (+8 percent). In Pittsburgh, salaries are 17 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Workers in St. Louis and Columbus earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (11 percent less and 4 percent less, respectively).

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Experience Affects Accounts Payable Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$39,000


Skills That Affect Accounts Payable Coordinator Salaries

Data Analysis
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National Average
$39,000

Accounts Payable
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Microsoft Excel
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Paying Invoices
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Data Entry
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Accounts Receivable
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Vendor Relations
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 312 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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