Salary for Bill and Account Collectors

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Also known as:  Accounts Collector, Bill Collector, Billing Representative, Collection Agent, Collections Clerk, Collections Representative, Debt Collector, Installment Agent, Installment Loan Collector, Insurance Collector helps find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations. Sign up in our career community today!

Bill and account collectors are individuals who contact debtors and try to collect an outstanding payment or balance due for a product or service. Creditors provide collectors with files of those with these outstanding debts when they are unable to attain satisfactory results on their own. Although most bill and account collectors handle collections via telephone, in-person visits may become necessary when the calls do not find the results expected. Bill and account collectors need to have a high school diploma to fill the position, as well as be persuasive, good under pressure and organized.

A Bill and Account Collector earns a pay level between $26,960 and $58,940 based on seniority. will normally receive a salary of fourty thousand six hundred and thirty dollars on an annual basis.

are paid most highly in District of Columbia, where they get an average salary rate of close to about $70,560. These employees make the highest salary in Utilities, where they receive average pay levels of $55,910.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 39.57 percent nationwide in that time.


Bill and Account Collectors tend to make the most in the following industries:

Wholesale Trade
Public Administration

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Health Care and Social Assistance
Retail Trade
Finance and Insurance