The average salary for an Accounts Receivable Specialist is C$44,810.
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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. A high school diploma is a minimum requirement for this position, and college credits in mathematics and business-related subjects are highly beneficial. At least two years of accounting experience in an…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Accounts Receivable Specialist
Skills in Accounts Receivable, Billing and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and Bill Collections.
Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Receivable Specialist
An entry-level Accounts Receivable Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$40,804 based on 35 salaries. An early career Accounts Receivable Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$42,532 based on 132 salaries. A mid-career Accounts Receivable Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$44,661 based on 121 salaries. An experienced Accounts Receivable Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$46,143 based on 119 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$47,029.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Accounts Receivable Specialist in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 12.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (4.2% more) and Toronto, Ontario (3.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (7.2% less), Montréal, Québec (5.7% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (1.0% less).
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