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Customer Service Industry Overview


Customer service is a core function critical to the success of many business sectors, from retail to banking to healthcare. The call-center industry, a key sector for jobs in customer service, comprises approximately 4,200 companies with combined annual revenue of about $16 billion, according to Hoovers. Some of the largest employers offering customer service jobs are Convergys, Sitel, TeleTech and West.

The industry is concentrated: The 50 largest companies pull in more than 50 percent of revenue.

Customer Service Job Market


Customer service representative (CSR) is the most common position in the field. CSRs held nearly 2.2 million jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). CSR jobs in client support and other functions are projected to grow by 15 percent from 2010 to 2020, about as fast as the average for all occupations, the BLS reports. More than 338,000 customer service job opportunities are expected to open up over the projection decade.

Customer service work is available with in-house departments as well as with companies that serve as third-party providers. In lean times, companies are willing to pay for additional customer help only when it’s justified by potential additional sales, or when required to prevent dissatisfied customers from defecting.Knowledge of customer relationship management systems is a requirement of more and more customer service careers. CSRs must be prepared to have their every move monitored and measured, all with the goal of providing more efficient service.

Employment in customer service encompasses a range of occupations, including customer service representative, customer service coordinator, customer service manager, computer support specialist and sales associate.

Customer Service Salaries


Median annual wages for customer service representatives in May 2011 were $30,610, according to the BLS. The middle 50 percent of CSRs earned between $24,220 and $39,010. The top 10 percent earned nearly $50,000.
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Changing the world is all in a day's work at Apple. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it. You'll work hard. But the job comes with more than a few perks. You’re a problem-solver and amazing with customers! You’re enamored by the way things operate, and have the ability to figure out how technology works when things go wrong. You can multitask across systems and applic...
Changing the world is all in a day's work at Apple. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it. You'll work hard. But the job comes with more than a few perks. You’re a problem-solver and amazing with customers! You’re enamored by the way things operate, and have the ability to figure out how technology works when things go wrong. You can multitask across systems and applic...
tbd Every Great Career Starts Somewhere! Are you looking for a place to grow? Did you know that 95% of our management team started as Customer Service Representatives? Come grow with us! Stop working dead end jobs, come work for a company that will provide you with a Career Path for your future. APAC NOW HIRING CUSTOMER SERVICE AGENTS Pay up to $13.00 per hour on various lines of business! Va...
Changing the world is all in a day's work at Apple. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it. You'll work hard. But the job comes with more than a few perks. You’re a problem-solver and amazing with customers! You’re enamored by the way things operate, and have the ability to figure out how technology works when things go wrong. You can multitask across systems and applic...
Changing the world is all in a day's work at Apple. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it. You'll work hard. But the job comes with more than a few perks. You’re a problem-solver and amazing with customers! You’re enamored by the way things operate, and have the ability to figure out how technology works when things go wrong. You can multitask across systems and applic...
SUMMARY: Provides exceptional service to customers, generally via telephone, email, and fax communications. Ability to foster long-term relationships with a high degree of support to our customers. Self-motivated and customer service-oriented to service our valued customers. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned to meet the business needs. ·Ent...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77042
EXCITINGOPPORTUNITY FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH EXPERIENCE IN BEHAVIORAL HEALTH: Interface EAP, a national Mental Health Care Management Company headquartered in Houston, TX (Westchase District) is seeking experienced individuals in the behavioral health field for positions in our Clinical Services department. Applicants must possess a degree in a behavioral health science (Bachelor’s degree in Psycholo...
Have a Ripple Effect on your Career! Voted as "One of the Best Places to Work" and included in Inc. Top 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies for 4 years running, Waterfilters.net is a leader in providing water filter solutions. Waterfilters.net is a passionate, family-owned business looking for the next leaders that share our core values and vision to join our innovative team. This is a great c...
A rapidly expanding, innovative, technology company, Alarm.com, is seeking an ambitious, hard working individual with proven experience in a team-oriented customer service environment to become a Support Operations Associate. Alarm.com offers rapid advancement opportunities for candidates who perform at an exceptional level, as well as the opportunity to work closely with mid to senior-level manag...
Requisition Number14288 Reg/TempTemporary Employment TypePart-Time ShiftTemporary Work SchedulePRN - As needed CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH ANC 12C DIAGNOSTIC RAD- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires ...
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your ...
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your ...
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your ...
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your ...
Requisition Number14183 Reg/TempRegular Employment TypePart-Time ShiftRegular Work ScheduleSaturday, Sunday and all holidays from 2:00 PM until 10:30 AM. CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH CST 16D PAT TRANSPORT SRVC- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research a...
Requisition Number14185 Reg/TempRegular Employment TypeFull-Time ShiftRegular Work ScheduleMonday through Friday, from 2:00 PM until 10:30 PM CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH CST 16D PAT TRANSPORT SRVC- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education...
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your ...
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your ...
Company Confidential Conshohocken, PA, 19428
We are a rapidly expanding insurance agency with a career opportunity in our Conshohocken, PA office. This key role is for an insurance professional with Commercial Lines management experience in an insurance agency. We are looking for an over-achiever who will thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, team-oriented environment, someone who has respect for the client-agency relationship. We recruit...
Requisition Number12903 Reg/TempTemporary Employment TypePart-Time ShiftTemporary Work SchedulePRN CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH CST 32A MED & SPEC CLINIC- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture...

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