The average pay for an Accounts Receivable Specialist is AU$57,424 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$42,914 - AU$67,657
AU$43K
AU$58K
AU$68K
MEDIAN: AU$57,613
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50%
90%
AU$22.45 - AU$31.15
AU$22
AU$26
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$26.47
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$67K
Salary AU$42,914 - AU$67,657
Bonus AU$2,000
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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AU$45,014 - AU$66,501
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 75
Hourly Data AU$0AU$31
Hourly Rate AU$22.45 - AU$31.15
Annual Data AU$0AU$66K
Bonus AU$2,000
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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AU$45,014 - AU$66,501
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Accounts Receivable Specialist

Accounts receivable specialists have many different roles which revolve around collecting information on both customer and company accounts. They also ensure that company policies pertaining to spending money are adhered to and determine which accounts should be referred to a collection agency.

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Accounts Receivable Specialist Tasks

  • Locate and notify customers of delinquent accounts by mail or telephone.
  • Prepare statements to credit department if customer fails to respond.
  • Monitor overdue accounts, receive payments and post amounts paid to customer accounts.

Accounts Receivable Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Receivable Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Accounts Receivable Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounts Receivable Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$51,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounts Receivable Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Accounts Receivable Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 38 salaries. An Accounts Receivable Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$57,212

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Accounts Receivable Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Accounts Receivable Specialist?

Accounts Receivable Specialist in Perth:
"It is a job I love but security is not good."
Pros: The interaction with clients both domestically and internationally. The sense of a job well done when resolution has been achieved.
Cons: No salary increase for 3 years. Uncertainty of job security and current redundancies and mergers within the group.

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Key Stats for Accounts Receivable Specialist

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Accounts Receivable Specialist Salaries

▲4%

▲4%

▲2%

National Average
AU$57,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Accounts Receivable Specialist Salaries


National Average
AU$57,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 94%