Credit Clerk Salary in the United States

How much does a Credit Clerk make in the United States? The average Credit Clerk salary in the United States is $36,806 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $31,851 and $42,298. 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

Credit Clerk evaluates and suggests creditworthiness of prospects and customers to decrease financial risk to the organization. Checks credit applications and grants approval within established guidelines for organizations or individuals. Being a Credit Clerk communicates with the customers and other departments to solve the credit problems. May negotiate terms of payment to assist with collection of overdue balances. Additionally, Credit Clerk requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Credit 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 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Credit Clerk

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Credit Clerk, Sr.

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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