Bill & account collectors

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Total Workforce

141k

Average Age

41.2

Estimated Job Growth

-2.94%

10-year projection

Average Salary

$37,438

Average Male Salary

$39,094

Average Female Salary

$36,732

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Bill & account collectors are most often employed by the Business support services industry. The average yearly wage for Bill & account collectors was $37,438 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Bill & account collectors by wage are Miscellaneous metal workers & plastic workers, including multiple machine tool setters, Miscellaneous construction workers, including solar photovoltaic installers, septic tank servicers & sewer pipe cleaners, and Logging workers.

Bill & account collectors are part of the Office & Administrative Support Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of office & administrative support workers, Switchboard operators, including answering service, Telephone operators, Communications equipment operators, all other, Bill & account collectors, Billing & posting clerks, Bookkeeping, accounting, & auditing clerks, Gaming cage workers, Payroll & timekeeping clerks, Procurement clerks, Tellers, Other financial clerks, Brokerage clerks, Court, municipal, & license clerks, Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks, Customer service representatives, Eligibility interviewers, government programs, File clerks, Hotel, motel, & resort desk clerks, Interviewers, except eligibility & loan, Library assistants, clerical, Loan interviewers & clerks, New accounts clerks, Human resources assistants, except payroll & timekeeping, Receptionists & information clerks, Reservation & transportation ticket agents & travel clerks, Information & record clerks, all other, Correspondence clerks & order clerks, Cargo & freight agents, Couriers & messengers, Dispatchers, Meter readers, utilities, Postal service clerks, Postal service mail carriers, Postal service mail sorters, processors, & processing machine operators, Production, planning, & expediting clerks, Shipping, receiving, & traffic clerks, Stock clerks & order fillers, Weighers, measurers, checkers, & samplers, recordkeeping, Secretaries & administrative assistants, Computer operators, Data entry keyers, Word processors & typists, Insurance claims & policy processing clerks, Mail clerks & mail machine operators, except postal service, Office clerks, general, Office machine operators, except computer, Proofreaders & copy markers, Statistical assistants, and Miscellaneous office & administrative support workers, including desktop publishers

The top 3 locations that employ the most Bill & account collectors are Erie County (Central) PUMA, NY, Norfolk City (Northeast) PUMA, VA, and Inside Loop I-410 PUMA, TX (79500US4805904). The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Bill & account collectors are Erie County (Central) PUMA, NY, Inside Loop I-410 PUMA, TX (79500US4805904), and Mesa City (South Central) PUMA, AZ.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Bill & account collectors and on wages and locations for those in the field. Business support services is the industry that employs the most Bill & account collectors, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Bill & account collectors, by average wage, is Management of companies & enterprises. Bill & account collectors are paid most in Paulding County PUMA, GA but are relatively concentrated in Erie County (Central) PUMA, NY.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$37,438

AVERAGE SALARY

± $2,222

In 2017, Bill & account collectors earned an average of $37,438, $14,627 less than than the average national salary of $52,065.

Miscellaneous construction workers, including solar photovoltaic installers, septic tank servicers & sewer pipe cleaners make somewhat more than Bill & account collectors while Miscellaneous metal workers & plastic workers, including multiple machine tool setters make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Bill & account collectors as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.288

WAGE GINI

In 2017, Bill & account collectors had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.288, which is lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Bill & account collectors (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Bill & account collectors.

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Spatial Concentration

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Bill & account collectors.

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Industries

Most Common

The most common industries employing Bill & account collectors, by number of employees, are Business support services, Banking & related activities, and Nondepository credit & related activities.

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Industries by Share

141k

2017 Workforce

± 9,206

-4.01%

1 YEAR GROWTH

± 9.54%

The number of people employed as Bill & account collectors has been declining at a rate of -4.01%, from 146,617 people in 2016 to 140,742 people in 2017.

This graphic shows the share of Bill & account collectors employed by various industries. Business support services employs the largest share of Bill & account collectors at  32.8%, followed by Banking & related activities with 9.1% and Nondepository credit & related activities with 7.51%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Bill & account collectors in the US. The average age of male Bill & account collectors in the workforce is 37.6 and of female Bill & account collectors is 42.8, and the most common race/ethnicity for Bill & account collectors is White.

Gender Composition

42.1k

MALE WORKFORCE

± 5,035

98.7k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

± 7,709

70.1% of Bill & account collectors are Female, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Bill & account collectors.

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Bill & account collectors

  1. White

  2. Black

  3. Other

64% of Bill & account collectors are White, making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 26.4% of Bill & account collectors, Black is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Bill & account collectors.

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Age by Gender

37.6

AVERAGE MALE AGE

± 1.56

42.8

AVERAGE FEMALE AGE

± 1.03

The median age of Bill & account collectors is 41.2, and Male employees are generally 5.22 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Bill & account collectors from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Bill & account collectors is Business but a relatively high number of Bill & account collectors hold a major in Protective Services.

Majors

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Bill & account collectors from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Bill & account collectors need many skills, but most especially Speaking, Active Listening, and Persuasion. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Bill & account collectors need more than the average amount of Negotiation, Persuasion, and Speaking.

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Growth Projections

Projections on wages and job growth for Bill & account collectors from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Bill & account collectors are expected to see a growth of -2.94% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.

Job Growth

-2.94%

ESTIMATED GROWTH

7.4%

NATIONAL AVERAGE

This line chart shows the 10-year projected employment growth (from 2016 to 2026) for Bill & account collectors. This profession is expected to grow lower than 7.4%, the average rate of national job growth.

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