An Entry-Level Accounts Receivable Clerk earns an average salary of C$35,438 per year.

C$29,862 - C$43,973
C$30K
C$36K
C$44K
MEDIAN: C$35,979
10%
50%
90%
C$13.02 - C$21.60
C$13
C$16
C$22
MEDIAN: C$16.14
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$44K
Salary C$29,862 - C$43,973
Bonus C$104 - C$3,425
Profit Sharing C$1,749
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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C$28,898 - C$44,703
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 405
Hourly Data C$0C$33
Hourly Rate C$13.02 - C$21.60
Overtime C$1.49 - C$33.25
Annual Data C$0C$44K
Bonus C$104 - C$3,425
Profit Sharing C$1,749
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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C$28,898 - C$44,703
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 344

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 might come up with customers or within the company. They also work with supervisors and other clerks to do their job.

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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.

Accounts Receivable Clerk Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$35,354

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

Accounts Receivable Clerk Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Accounts Receivable Clerk in Winnipeg:
"Always maintain an accurate subsidiary ledger."
Maintaining an accurate subsidiary ledger is one of the basic tools in receivables in order to collect accounts on the due date without questioning on the integrity of the data. Follow the policies and procedures so that everything will be on tract. Set your priorities in order to manage the tasks well.

Accounts Receivable Clerk in Toronto:
"Accounts Receivable Clerk- Organization a MUST."
Must be organized, pay close attention to detail, good problem solving skills.

Accounts Receivable Clerk in Milton:
"2 Years Into the Job: More Responsibilities And Higher Stress"
Negotiate higher pay level due to responsibilities given.

Accounts Receivable Clerk in Toronto:
"General education."
Be flexible to learn new things all the time.

Accounts Receivable Clerk in Halifax:
"Know your position"
Know your position, have good customer service skills. Get to know the management team. Have a good knowledge about the type of work you are collecting monies on

Key Stats for Accounts Receivable Clerk

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 116 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Accounts Receivable Clerk Salaries



Accounting
▼0%

National Average
C$35,000

Accounts Receivable
▼1%

Collections
▼2%

Sage AccPac ERP Software
▼2%

▼3%




Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 116 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 24%