Accounts Receivable Supervisors in the United States with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent over one-half of Accounts Receivable Supervisors. Salaries average out to around $50K annually and spread from $36K to $67K per year. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $8K and $6K, respectively — total cash payment to Accounts Receivable Supervisors can bottom out near $36K or peak near $67K depending on individual performance. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most Accounts Receivable Supervisors report high levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Women account for the majority of Accounts Receivable Supervisors who took the survey — 86 percent to be exact. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$37,666 - $68,002
$38K
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$68K
MEDIAN: $49,740
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$14.65 - $25.05
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MEDIAN: $19.87
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$37,666 - $68,002  
   
Bonus
$723 - $8,309  
Profit Sharing
$455.49 - $5,970  
Total Pay (?
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$35,712 - $67,337  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 374
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.65 - $25.05  
   
Overtime
$16.85 - $35.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$723 - $8,309  
   
Profit Sharing
$455.49 - $5,970  
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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$35,712 - $67,337  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 150

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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

  • Assist Accounts Receivable Manager with analyzing Accounts Receivable reports.
  • Supervise all the day-to-day Accounts Receivable and Collection activities.
  • Recruit, train, mentor and evaluate all Accounts Receivable/collection staff.

Common Career Paths for Accounts Receivable Supervisor


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As Accounts Receivable Supervisors transition into upper-level roles such as Accounting Manager, they may see a strong upturn in salary. Accounting Managers earn $61K on average per year. An Accounts Receivable Supervisor often moves on to become an Accounts Receivable Manager or a Collections Manager.

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Popular Skills for Accounts Receivable Supervisor


Accounts Receivable Supervisors seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Financial Analysis, Accounts Receivable, bill collections, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Quickbooks as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Microsoft Word and Financial Reporting also typically command lower compensation. Most people familiar with Accounts Receivable also know Collections.

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, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $48K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $46K. On average, Accounts Receivable Supervisors make $50K following one to two decades on the job. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $51K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,625

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

Surpassing the national average by 25 percent, Accounts Receivable Supervisors in New York receive some of the highest pay in the country. Accounts Receivable Supervisors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Jose (+17 percent), San Diego (+13 percent), Chicago (+12 percent), and Dallas (+9 percent). Falling short of the national average by 16 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Birmingham. Employers in Tulsa and Orlando also lean toward paying below-median salaries (8 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

Accounts Receivable Supervisor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Accounts Receivable Supervisor?

Accounts Receivable Supervisor in Salinas:
"Slightly Stressful but Good Challenge."
Pros: I appreciate that my team comes to me for advice, I am a go to person. People in the company know me as a fighter, go getter, shark.
Cons: Pay. Not enough. Not able to work from home instead of coming in, I would be able to get more done. Sometimes frustrated when one on my employees mistakes it made and it makes me look bad.

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Key Stats for Accounts Receivable Supervisor

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 75 votes.
034
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salaries



National Average
$49,000



Skills That Affect Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salaries

Financial Analysis
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bill collections
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National Average
$49,000


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Customer Service
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Financial Reporting
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 19%

Quickbooks
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 75 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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