CAREER

Billing and Posting Clerks

Overview

Salary Median (2020)

$39,590

Projected Job Growth (2019-2029)

+1.9% (little or no change)

Most Common Level of Education

High school diploma or equivalent

Career

What Billing and Posting Clerks Do

Compile, compute, and record billing, accounting, statistical, and other numerical data for billing purposes. Prepare billing invoices for services rendered or for delivery or shipment of goods.

Other Job Titles Billing and Posting Clerks May Have

Account Services Representative, Accounting Clerk, Billing Clerk, Billing Coordinator, Cost Accounting Clerk, Item Processing Clerk, Statement Clerk, Statement Distribution Clerk, Statement Processor, Statement Services Representative

Tasks & Responsibilities May Include

  • Post stop-payment notices to prevent payment of protested checks.
  • Verify accuracy of billing data and revise any errors.
  • Verify signatures and required information on checks.
  • Prepare itemized statements, bills, or invoices and record amounts due for items purchased or services rendered.
  • Perform bookkeeping work, including posting data or keeping other records concerning costs of goods or services or the shipment of goods.

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