Collections Representative I Salary in the United States

How much does a Collections Representative I make in the United States? The average Collections Representative I salary in the United States is $32,731 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $28,401 and $36,568. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Collections Representative I is responsible for initiating calls with delinquent customers by phone, mail or personal visit to collect payments and settle accounts. Follows-up delinquent accounts, updates and maintains accurate financial records including accounting, receivable, and credit records. Being a Collections Representative I requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. The Collections Representative I 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 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Collections Representative I

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Collections Representative II

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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