Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Accounts Receivable Specialist is $19.30
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Receivable Specialists?
An early career Accounts Receivable Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.34 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Accounts Receivable Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.82 based on 6 salaries.
What Do Accounts Receivable Specialists Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.