ACADEMY SPORTS + OUTDOORS Accounts Payable Specialist Salary in the United States

How much does a Accounts Payable Specialist make at companies like ACADEMY SPORTS + OUTDOORS in the United States? The average salary for Accounts Payable Specialist at companies like ACADEMY SPORTS + OUTDOORS in the United States is $50,901 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $45,558 and $56,245. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities


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What does a Accounts Payable Specialist do at companies like ACADEMY SPORTS + OUTDOORS?

Come work at a place where we take pride in creating a workplace environment that values hard work, commitment, and growth.

Job Description:


  • Associates or Bachelor’s, Accounting designation preferred, or equivalent work experience required

Work Experiences:

  • 3+ years of accounting or accounts payable work experience required


  • Ambitious and enthusiastic individual with expert follow up skills
  • Demonstrates ownership, action, and outcome driven persona
  • High level of organizational skill,  proven ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Knowledgeable of procurement to purchase processes
  • Detailed and results oriented
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to consistently apply sound judgment
  • Superior interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to support multiple projects, and effectively workload
  •   Ensuring timely payment of all vendor invoices
  •   Microsoft Office experience, including Excel and Word
  •   Ability to work well independently, as well as effectively contribute to a team environment


  • Manage the full accounts payable cycle from receipt of invoice to payment; including coding invoices, matching purchase orders, obtaining approval and entering the invoices into the accounting system.
  • Investigate and resolve invoices discrepancies between invoice and purchase order
  • Escalate invoices to the appropriate department for resolution
  • Review daily audit report and resolve match errors
  • Ensure discounts are taken on invoices
  • Reconcile vendor statements monthly to ensure past due invoices are addressed timely
  • Respond to vendor inquiries and perform research as needed
  • Ensure invoices received manually are scanned and linked in ERP System
  • Manage vendor relationships and build effective partnerships
  • Assist in ad-hoc projects as needed
  • Develop a thorough understanding of Academy policies, procedures and safety rules
  • Duties may change; team member may be required to perform other duties as assigned

Physical Requirements & Attendance

  • Acceptable level of hearing and vision to perform job duties
  • Adhere to company work hours, policies, procedures and rules governing professional staff behavior

Full time

Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate with regard to employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other category protected by law.

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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The chart shows total cash compensation for the ACADEMY SPORTS + OUTDOORS Accounts Payable Specialist in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $45,558 to $56,245 with an average total cash compensation of $50,901. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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