A Collections Specialist with Customer Relations skills earns an average wage of $16.33 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$28,086 - $56,422
$28K
$41K
$56K
MEDIAN: $41,214
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50%
90%

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$12.47 - $21.74
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,086 - $56,422  
   
Bonus
$504 - $12,549  
Profit Sharing
$610  
Commission
$9,000  
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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$27,287 - $52,311  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 137
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.47 - $21.74  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.85  
Overtime
$19.57 - $33.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$504 - $12,549  
   
Commission
$9,000  
Profit Sharing
$610  
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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$27,287 - $52,311  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 299

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Pay by Experience Level for Collections Specialist

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

Key Stats for Collections Specialist

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 90 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Collections Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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