Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Debt Collector is $14.52
What Do Debt Collectors Do?
A debt collector notifies the holders of accounts that are "past due" of their obligations to pay, and they help find and facilitate the best means for that person to repay the amount owed. Most of the time, individuals in this position work for a financial company dedicated to collecting on past due accounts.
The biggest skills a debt collector need are the ability to communicate well and keep information organized. In many cases, a debt collector spends most of their time on the phone, …Read more