The average hourly pay for a Bill / Account Collector is $16.35.
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What Do Bill / Account Collectors Do?
A bill/account collector communicates with invoiced entities to facilitate payment for past-due accounts. A person in this job may work directly within a company's accounts receivable department or they may be employed by a financial services company that contracts out specialized collection services or that purchases past-due debts to gain some payment.
An account collector typically spend much of his or her day doing phone work, reaching out to past-due or delinquent account holders to attemp…Read more
Bill / Account Collector Tasks
- Identify and communicate with customers with delinquent accounts by mail, phone, etc.
- Work out terms for payment or initiates other actions as necessary.
- Ensure collections operations function smoothly and effectively.
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What Are Popular Skills for Bill / Account Collectors?
Skills in Bill Collections, Customer Service, Accounts Receivable, Insurance and Medicaid & Medicare Billing are correlated to pay that is above average.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Bill / Account Collectors?
An entry-level Bill / Account Collector with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.99 based on 27 salaries. An early career Bill / Account Collector with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.96 based on 213 salaries. A mid-career Bill / Account Collector with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.20 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Bill / Account Collector with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.46 based on 143 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Bill / Account Collector in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 24.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Phoenix, Arizona (20.2% more) and Houston, Texas (17.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (2.1% less).
Years of Experience
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