The average salary for a Mid-Career Accounts Receivable Clerk with Microsoft Excel skills in Australia is AU$53,804.
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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.
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Popular Skills for Accounts Receivable Clerk
Skills in Bill Collections are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Data Entry, Microsoft Word 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$45,175 based on 14 salaries. An early career Accounts Receivable Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$48,585 based on 120 salaries. An experienced Accounts Receivable Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$52,948 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$51,750.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Accounts Receivable Clerk in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 10.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (3.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (2.2% less), Melbourne, Victoria (1.1% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (0.1% less).
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