Accounts Receivable Clerk Salary in the United States

How much does an Accounts Receivable Clerk make in the United States? The average Accounts Receivable Clerk salary in the United States is $40,360 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $36,243 and $45,029. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Accounts Receivable Clerk records and verifies payments received by the company accurately and promptly. Posts, updates, and reconciles accounts using applicable systems. Being an Accounts Receivable Clerk prepares routine reports of delinquent or problem accounts. May provide verification of payment to customers and others as needed. Additionally, Accounts Receivable Clerk requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Accounts Receivable Clerk possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2019

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  1. This Job:

    Accounts Receivable Clerk

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Accounts Receivable Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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