Credit and Collections Clerk I Salary in the United States

How much does a Credit and Collections Clerk I make in the United States? The average Credit and Collections Clerk I salary in the United States is $37,810 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $32,750 and $43,858. 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 and Collections Clerk I collects and maintains basic credit information. Notifies customers with overdue accounts, compiles credit information from financial institutions, and helps investigate reason for overdue status. Being a Credit and Collections Clerk I keeps record of all delinquent accounts, incomplete files, and credit risks. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Credit and Collections Clerk I typically reports to a Supervisor or Manager. The Credit and Collections Clerk 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:

    Credit and Collections Clerk I

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Credit and Collections Clerk II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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