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Credit & Collections Clerk Salary

$40,716 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$818

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a Credit & Collections Clerk is $40,716 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Credit & Collections Clerk is between $30,610 and $49,084. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Credit & Collections Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Processes applications of individuals applying for loans and credit.
  • Gets information needed to determine creditworthiness and reviews credit history of applicants for loans, credit cards, or other forms of credit.
  • Checks credit and personal references, contacting credit bureaus, employers, and personal references.
  • Ascertains credit limit, considering such factors as applicant's assets, credit experience, and personal references, based on predetermined standards.
Credit & Collections Clerk Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

Job family population: 29,980

Estimated population of Credit & Collections Clerk jobs: 2,536

Rate of error: 2.9%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$47,201
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Credit & Collections Clerk Job Listings for United States

Credit Collections/Accounts Receivable/BookKeeper
Nov 5
San Marcos, CA, USA
Sedona Staffing San Diego
Minimum of three to five years of experience as a Bookkeeper or Senior Accounts Receivable Clerk, and three to five years of credit and collections experience. * Two-year accounting degree is ...
Collections Clerk
Oct 31
Brea, CA, USA
Advantex Professional Services
Handled credit memos and deductions * Reconciliation of accounts and cash applications Requirements for the Collections Clerk: * 3+ years of collections experience * Bilingual Spanish * Strong ...
Accounts Receivable/Collections Clerk
Nov 8
Gardena, CA, USA
American Guard Services, Inc.
... credit card payments * prepare bank deposits * investigate and resolve customer queries * process adjustments * develop a recovery system and initiate collection efforts * communicate with customers ...
Collections Clerk
Nov 20
El Paso, TX, USA
EP LOGISTICS LLC
... credit bureaus, or through the questioning of neighbors. * Receive payments and post amounts paid ... Minimum of 3 years' experience in Collections. Additional Eligibility Qualifications None required ...
Senior Collections Accounting Clerk
Nov 25
Goleta, CA, USA
HERBL Distribution Solutions
SUMMARY The Senior Collections Clerk is accountable for collecting the maximum amount of overdue ... credit hold notifications. · Recommend that accounts be shifted to a collection agency. · ...

The average pay for a Credit & Collections Clerk is $40,716 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Credit & Collections Clerk is between $30,610 and $49,084. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Credit & Collections Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Credit Collections/Accounts Receivable/BookKeeper
Nov 5
San Marcos, CA, USA
Sedona Staffing San Diego
Minimum of three to five years of experience as a Bookkeeper or Senior Accounts Receivable Clerk, and three to five years of credit and collections experience. * Two-year accounting degree is ...
Collections Clerk
Oct 31
Brea, CA, USA
Advantex Professional Services
Handled credit memos and deductions * Reconciliation of accounts and cash applications Requirements for the Collections Clerk: * 3+ years of collections experience * Bilingual Spanish * Strong ...
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