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Collection Clerk Salary

How much does a Collection Clerk make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Collection Clerk

$40,735 (USD)/yr

$20 (USD)/hr

$676 (USD)/yr

$40,287 (USD)/yr

$19 (USD)/hr

$676 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Notifies or locates customers with delinquent accounts, attempts to secure payment, and reports payments. Prepares and mails form letters to customers to encourage payment of delinquent accounts. Talks to customer by telephone in attempt to determine reason for overdue payment, reviewing terms of sales, service, or credit contract with customer. Calls customers who do not reply to letters.
The average collection clerk salary in United States is $40,735 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $676. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$30,624 (USD)

$49,148 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$47,223 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Collection Clerk will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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