Accounts Receivable Specialist in Chicago, Illinois Salary

Accounts Receivable Specialists in Chicago, Ill. can expect to earn an average of $46K per year. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Most Chicago Accounts Receivable Specialists survey respondents are women (79 percent). Most Accounts Receivable Specialists in Chicago are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$30,067 - $56,283
$30K
$46K
$56K
MEDIAN: $45,580
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$12.97 - $28.31
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$28
MEDIAN: $18.58
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,067 - $56,283  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$30,830 - $56,713  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.97 - $28.31  
   
Overtime
$25.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$30,830 - $56,713  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Receivable Specialist

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $40K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $47K. Chicago Accounts Receivable Specialists with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $49K. Accounts Receivable Specialists in Chicago who have racked up more than two decades of experience report lower incomes overall; the average sum for this crowd comes out to only $45K.

Key Stats for Accounts Receivable Specialist

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Accounts Receivable Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲8%

▲3%

National Average
$43,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Accounts Receivable Specialist Salaries

bill collections
▲18%

Microsoft Office
▲17%


Customer Service
▲1%

Collections
▼0%

Billing
▼0%

National Average
$43,000

Data Entry
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Microsoft Word
▼8%

Accounting
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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