U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
Locate and notify customers of delinquent accounts by mail, telephone, or personal visit to solicit payment. Duties include receiving payment and posting amount to customer's account; preparing statements to credit department if customer fails to respond; initiating repossession proceedings or service disconnection; and keeping records of collection and status of accounts.
Illustrative examples: Collection Agent,
Broad Occupation: 43-3010 Bill and Account Collectors
Minor Group: 43-3000 Financial Clerks
Major Group: 43-0000 Office and Administrative Support Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010