Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salary

Accounts Receivable Supervisors who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up just under three-fifths of Accounts Receivable Supervisors. Pay fluctuates from $33K to $65K per year, but expected earnings average $49K per year. Total incomes of Accounts Receivable Supervisors incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $5K from bonuses and close to $10K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $33K and $65K. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Accounts Receivable Supervisors who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 87 percent. Job satisfaction for Accounts Receivable Supervisors is high. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,696 - $65,887

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$13.83 - $24.69

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$36,696 - $65,887  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,115  
Profit Sharing
$436.51 - $10,213  
Commission
$0.00 - $20,000  
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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$33,276 - $64,965  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 587
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.83 - $24.69  
   
Overtime
$18.22 - $35.63  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,115  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $20,000  
Profit Sharing
$436.51 - $10,213  
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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$33,276 - $64,965  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 278
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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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For Accounts Receivable Supervisors, progressing to an Accounting Manager role may result in a significant raise. On average, an Accounting Manager can earn $60K annually. Given that the median pay is $43K, it may be surprising to find that an Accounts Receivable Manager is the most common role for Accounts Receivable Supervisors to subsequently assume on their way up the ladder. Transitioning into a Collections Manager role — which pays $49K — is also typical for Accounts Receivable Supervisors, though less common by comparison.

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Popular Skills for Accounts Receivable Supervisor


Survey results suggest that Accounts Receivable Supervisors use a fairly large toolkit of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Collections, Microsoft Excel, Billing, and Accounts Receivable are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Quickbooks and Microsoft Word as skills, on the other hand, should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Most people who know 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.


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Accounts Receivable Supervisors — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $42K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $45K. For Accounts Receivable Supervisors, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $49K. 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


Home to some of the best pay for Accounts Receivable Supervisors, San Diego offers exceptional salaries, 18 percent above the national average. Accounts Receivable Supervisors will also find cushy salaries in Dallas (+17 percent), Toledo (+11 percent), Atlanta (+11 percent), and New York (+7 percent). With compensation 14 percent below the national average, Las Vegas is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Birmingham (12 percent less) and Indianapolis (10 percent less).

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Experience Affects Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salaries



National Average
$47,000



Skills That Affect Accounts Receivable Supervisor Salaries

Collections
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National Average
$47,000

Microsoft Excel
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Billing
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Accounts Receivable
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Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Quickbooks
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 174 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 15%
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