Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salary (United States)

Most Accounts Receivable Supervisors in the United States—more than half—have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $32,593 to $62,760 per year, but standard earnings come to around $45,773 per year. Total cash compensation varies from around $35,957 to approximately $63,370; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $5,030 and $9,863, respectively. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. The vast majority of folks in this line of work enjoy health insurance benefits; most receive both medical and dental insurance and more than half get vision plans. For the most part, Accounts Receivable Supervisors enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salary (?
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$35,957 - $63,370
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MEDIAN: $47,323
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Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salary (?
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$13.51 - $24.56
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$35,957 - $63,370  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,030  
Profit Sharing
$456.15 - $9,863  
Commission
$0.00 - $12,208  
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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$32,593 - $62,760  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 566
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.51 - $24.56  
   
Overtime
$17.82 - $35.68  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,030  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $12,208  
Profit Sharing
$456.15 - $9,863  
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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$32,593 - $62,760  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 266
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Job Description for Accounts Receivable Supervisor

Accounts receivable managers oversee the billing, posting, and collecting of assigned accounts. Main responsibilities include processing claims, managing reports, ensuring late charge billing is done on time, communicating billing issues, auditing accounts, preparing billing adjustments, and ensuring invoices are printed, sorted, and distributed. They should also be prepared to provide relevant training and supervision to staff. Additionally, the supervisor is responsible for planning all aspects of accounts receivable personnel, including holding monthly meetings to review policies and procedures, addressing discrepancies, and recommending changes. An accounts receivable supervisor also must maintain knowledge of current billing and collection regulations, as well as all policies and procedures. They must make effective use of time, materials, and resources by planning, scheduling, and organizing work.
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Accounts Receivable Supervisor Tasks
  • Recruit, train, mentor and evaluate all Accounts Receivable/collection staff.
  • Supervise all the day-to-day Accounts Receivable and Collection activities.
  • Assist Accounts Receivable Manager with analyzing Accounts Receivable reports.

Common Career Paths for Accounts Receivable Supervisor

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As Accounts Receivable Supervisors make advancements in their career path, salaries may climb quite a bit. Those in less important roles may make $13,190 less annually than those in higher-end positions, such as Accounting Manager. The most common career progression for Accounts Receivable Supervisors leads to becoming an Accounts Receivable Manager, which actually results in a pay cut of $3,145. However, many Accounts Receivable Supervisors also opt to become a Collections Manager, a move that typically includes a raise of $2,804.

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Popular Skills for Accounts Receivable Supervisor

Accounts Receivable Supervisors note just a narrow range of job skills. Most people experienced in Accounts Receivable also know Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Receivable Supervisor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Accounts Receivable Supervisors, experience is not a major factor in determining pay, and incremental pay growth is standard. In five to 10 years time, starting salaries of $42K can reach $45K. Earnings total $49K after one to two decades. Salaries tend to grow less rapidly after achieving 20 years of experience, with more senior Accounts Receivable Supervisors earning an average of $51K per year. The majority of Accounts Receivable Supervisors have only one to 10 years of practice in the field. Workers with 10 to 20 years make up the second biggest group followed by those with more than 20 years under their belt.

Pay Difference By Location

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$46,000
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With a pay rate for Accounts Receivable Supervisors that is 20 percent greater than the national average, San Diego offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Accounts Receivable Supervisors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Dallas (+15 percent), New York (+9 percent), Richmond (+7 percent), and Chicago (+6 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Las Vegas, 14 percent below the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Indianapolis and Phoenix (-10 percent and -4 percent, respectively).

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Experience Affects Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salaries

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$46,000

Skills That Affect Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 196 votes.

Gender

Female
87%
female alumni
 
Male
13%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 16%
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