Invoice Clerk Salary
The average pay for an Invoice Clerk is $13.93 per hour. A skill in Accounts Payable is associated with high pay for this job.
|Salary||$23,839 - $60,402|
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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).)
|$24,335 - $47,280|
|Hourly Rate||$11.48 - $20.92|
|Overtime||$16.90 - $32.75|
|Total Pay (||$24,335 - $47,280|
Job Description for Invoice Clerk
An invoice clerk plays a key role in accounts departments. They are typically assigned either to the accounts receivable or accounts payable departments, although in smaller organizations, the clerk may handle both incoming and outgoing invoicing. In general, the invoice clerk's main job is to ensure accuracy in all invoices. He or she helps make sure that all goods or services described on incoming invoices were received and the invoice price is the agreed-upon amount. For accounts payable, the clerk typically enters goods and services from shipping information or customer purchase orders into a computer database, ensuring that the pricing and totals are accurate before sending the invoice out to be paid.Read More...
This employee is meant to provide verification that helps to prevent delays in customer payments and ensures that no overpayments are made to vendors in error. The invoice clerk is expected to clarify and resolve any invoicing discrepancies, and thus it is important for him or her to maintain a good line of communication with the accounting departments of company clients and vendors. Additionally, the clerk is usually the first point of contact for inquiries related to these invoices.
Most invoice clerks are promoted from within companies and have worked in an office administration function, although entry-level applicants with some post-high school education in accounting may find positions as well. Clerks should have excellent math skills and have a good eye for detail.
Invoice Clerk Tasks
- Receive and process orders through computer entry, organize faxes, and ensure invoice is complete and totals are accurate.
- Calculate any additional charges or shipping dates and enter data into the computer.
- Flag pricing, promotion, or credit issues and verify orders for authenticity.
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Pay by Experience Level for Invoice Clerk
Pay by Experience for an Invoice Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Invoice Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 64 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Invoice Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Invoice Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 21 salaries. An Invoice Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 14 salaries.
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