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Bill and Account Collectors


Work to get payments from people who have overdue bills.

Bill and Account Collectors help people find ways to pay their bills. They may negotiate repayment plans. They often have to track down people who have moved. They may need to take action (like beginning repossession proceedings) if a customer fails to pay their bills.

Wages $21.82 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Poor
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Banking Services
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