The average hourly pay for an Experienced Accounts Receivable Clerk with Microsoft Word skills in Australia is AU$26.83.
Is Accounts Receivable Clerk your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
AU$24 - AU$30
AU$0 - AU$600
AU$47,390 - AU$62,721
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Accounts Receivable Clerk
Along with monitoring credits and debits for accounts, accounts receivable clerks are also responsible for following posts of payments for customers, sending payments to accounts, verifying payments or deposits, monitoring unpaid invoices, and contacting customers who are late on payments. They also maintain records of any debits or credits within the company, send out payments, follow-up on payments, and monitor payments. Accounts receivable clerks must be able to quickly resolve issues that mi…Read more
Accounts Receivable Clerk Tasks
- Balance daily and month end accounts receivable to general ledger balances.
- Under direction investigate outstanding invoices, make collection calls, negotiate payment terms, and processes liens for collections when necessary.
- Enter data into accounts receivable general ledger accounts.
Explore the most common career paths for Accounts Receivable Clerk. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Accounts Receivable Clerk
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)
Accounts Receivable Clerk Job Listings
Popular Skills for Accounts Receivable Clerk
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Data Entry are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Bill Collections, Microsoft Excel and Accounts Receivable.
Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Receivable Clerk
An entry-level Accounts Receivable Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$20.84 based on 7 salaries. An early career Accounts Receivable Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.20 based on 69 salaries. A mid-career Accounts Receivable Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.85 based on 38 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$25.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (4.4% less) and Gold Coast, Queensland (3.0% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 122 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
AU$39k - AU$64k
AU$35k - AU$58k
AU$35k - AU$61k
AU$46k - AU$80k
AU$31k - AU$55k
AU$40k - AU$68k
AU$34k - AU$56k
AU$44k - AU$77k
AU$41k - AU$73k
AU$36k - AU$60k