Accounts Receivable Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$37,000
$27,000
$37,000
$51,000
Did you know that the average accounts receivable specialist makes $37,299 per year? That's valued at $17.93 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $27,000 and $51,000, meaning accounts receivable specialists have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most accounts receivable specialists find a job with professional and health care companies, while others work for health care, technology, and non profits companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. California, Nevada and Delaware are the top states in the U.S. to pay accounts receivable specialists the highest salaries.
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Map of Accounts Receivable Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Accounts Receivable Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Accounts Receivable Specialist Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for an accounts receivable specialist is roughly $37,299 per year, which boils down to $17.93 per hour. Interestingly enough, accounts receivable specialists have the highest salaries in San Francisco, CA at about $62,257 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $38,000. Additionally, accounts receivable specialists make more than the average salary in Washington, DC, Las Vegas, NV, Salt Lake City, UT, Boston, MA, and Colorado Springs, CO. On a more broad level, accounts receivable specialist salaries are highest in California, Nevada, Delaware, Alaska, West Virginia, Connecticut, and Utah. On the contrary, Hawaii, Maine, and Missouri offer the lowest accounts receivable specialist salaries.

Average Accounts Receivable Specialist Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Adobe and Sidley Austin as they offer the highest salaries for accounts receivable specialists.

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Average Accounts Receivable Specialist Pay By Industry

Accounts receivable specialist salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with health care, technology, and non profits companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, an accounts receivable specialist can make a yearly salary of $43,039 while working for health care companies. All the while, other accounts receivable specialists are making $39,553 at technology companies and $35,986 at non profits companies. One industry accounts receivable specialists may want to avoid is the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $31,545.

Industry
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
$43,039
$43k
Technology
Technology
$39,553
$40k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$35,986
$36k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$35,817
$36k
Retail
Retail
$34,217
$34k
Professional
Professional
$33,398
$33k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$31,545
$32k

Accounts Receivable Specialist Salary History

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Accounts Receivable Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an accounts receivable specialist can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Accounts Receivable Specialist Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
The Kemtah Group
The Kemtah Group
Accounts Receivable
Accounts Receivable
Accounts Receivable
Irvine, CA
Irvine, CA
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$54,262
$54,262
07/31/2020
Randstad
Randstad
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Minneapolis, MN
Minneapolis, MN
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$37,566
$37,566
07/29/2020
Assistant Accountant AR
Assistant Accountant AR
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$59,772
$59,772
07/29/2020
Accounts Receivable
Accounts Receivable
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$29,218
$29,218
07/29/2020
Medical Billing/AR
Medical Billing/AR
07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$51,069
$51,069
07/28/2020
Robert Half
Robert Half
Medical Accounts Receivable Specialist
Medical Accounts Receivable Specialist
Medical Accounts Receivable Specialist
Cincinnati, OH
Cincinnati, OH
07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$31,305
$31,305
07/28/2020
Adecco Staffing
Adecco Staffing
Remote Accounts Payable and Receivable Positions
Remote Accounts Payable and Receivable Positions
Remote Accounts Payable and Receivable Positions
Birmingham, AL
Birmingham, AL
07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$37,566
$37,566
07/28/2020
Randstad
Randstad
Accounts Receivable
Accounts Receivable
Accounts Receivable
Phoenix, AZ
Phoenix, AZ
07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$47,166
$47,166
07/28/2020
Account Receivable Accountant
Account Receivable Accountant
07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$38,610
$38,610
07/28/2020
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Raleigh, NC
Raleigh, NC
07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$39,611
$39,611
07/28/2020