Bill and Account Collectors


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Bill and Account Collectors

Bill and Account Collectors - Wages & Trends

Although many collectors receive only a salary, some also receive commissions or bonuses. This extra pay usually is linked to the number of cases collectors close. Pay varies with the employer's size, location, and type. The worker's education, experience, and responsibility also affect wages.

Bill and account collectors who work full time usually receive benefits. Common benefits are sick leave, paid vacation, and health insurance.

Bill and account collectors (SOC 43-3011)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $15.66 $18.73 $23.15
Yearly $32,564 $38,958 $48,143
    Champaign Area Hourly $14.90 $19.11 $23.58
Yearly $30,993 $39,743 $49,041
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $13.48 $16.53 $18.40
Yearly $28,048 $34,387 $38,276
    Cook County Hourly $15.87 $19.30 $23.80
Yearly $33,000 $40,138 $49,495
    Decatur Area Hourly $16.48 $18.79 $22.69
Yearly $34,271 $39,089 $47,203
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $17.15 $23.31 $29.16
Yearly $35,672 $48,488 $60,651
    Du Page County Hourly $16.93 $19.26 $22.80
Yearly $35,212 $40,052 $47,421
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $14.39 $17.00 $20.24
Yearly $29,927 $35,352 $42,099
    Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area Hourly $15.06 $17.93 $21.62
Yearly $31,326 $37,297 $44,961
    Lake County Hourly $14.61 $18.22 $22.38
Yearly $30,383 $37,902 $46,561
    McHenry County Hourly $16.86 $21.02 $23.46
Yearly $35,070 $43,721 $48,804
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $14.68 $16.56 $18.45
Yearly $30,537 $34,439 $38,380
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $12.68 $14.27 $16.60
Yearly $26,374 $29,681 $34,536
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $15.89 $17.57 $19.25
Yearly $33,052 $36,556 $40,039
    Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area Hourly $15.26 $18.70 $23.35
Yearly $31,750 $38,894 $48,562
    Rock Island-Moline Area Hourly $16.57 $21.08 $27.92
Yearly $34,456 $43,851 $58,070
    Rockford Area Hourly $14.43 $17.13 $20.41
Yearly $30,024 $35,640 $42,457
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $11.54 $14.05 $17.23
Yearly $23,996 $29,223 $35,831
    Springfield Area Hourly $11.72 $14.62 $18.17
Yearly $24,368 $30,410 $37,797
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $18.43 $25.77 $29.71
Yearly $38,331 $53,599 $61,793
    Vermilion County Hourly $13.75 $15.09 $17.63
Yearly $28,602 $31,392 $36,666
    Will County Hourly $18.06 $21.26 $24.80
Yearly $37,562 $44,219 $51,589
United States Hourly $15.28 $18.32 $22.78
Yearly $31,790 $38,100 $47,380

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.