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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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Customer Service Rep Location: Appleton, WI 54913 Job Type: Temporary - Full Time Shift: Second Shift Job Id: 72461 Base Pay: $12.00 Profession: Customer Service/Sales Date Posted: 09/27/2014 About the Position: Summary: The QTI Group is looking for several Customer Service Representatives for a very reputable client in Appleton! This is an excellent opportunity for a very customer-focus...
Do you have the drive and desire to make an impact on customer needs and business demands? Are you a self-starter, creative, and have an entrepreneurial spirit? Are you a professional who is looking for an opportunity to work with a stable international company? Custom Glass Solutions by Guardian has an outstanding career opportunity in its Worthington, OH office facility. We are seeking a Custome...
Customer Service Rep Location: Neenah, WI 54956 Job Type: Temporary - Full Time Shift: First Shift Job Id: 71816 Base Pay: $10.00 Profession: Customer Service/Sales Date Posted: 09/27/2014 About the Position: Summary: The QTI Group is looking for several Customer Service Representatives in the Fox Valley area! Shifts range from 8am-8pm Monday through Sunday. Responsibilities: Answer p...
Send Resume to ***** Our client is currently seeking a Customer Support Representative I Description: Provides in-bound telephone customer support in a call center environment and determining the nature of the call or inquiry. Duties may include processing complaints, filing supply requests for customers and centers, and preparing monthly reports. Additional duties may include de...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient com...
Apple Vacations, America's favorite vacation company, has a part time Airport Representative position available at the at the Minneapolist/ St. Paul airport.This position is responsible for greeting clients, assisting with check-in to ensure a smooth and worry-free start to their vacation while providing high visibility and outstanding customer service at all times. Shifts generally last 3-4 hours...
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly gr...
Join the Leader in the Home Healthcare Industry! Let us be Your Road to Success Rotech Healthcare Inc. is seeking a dedicated Customer Service Representative who wants to be part of a company that makes a difference in patients' lives. In this role, you will be responsible for performing all tasks and communication related to the intake of patient information concerning the service of durable me...
Bell Techlogix is a provider of integrated technology and service solutions for organizations throughout the United States. Bell Techlogix is a partner and trusted advisor to clients for designing, implementing, and managing technology solutions that directly result in decreased costs, increased customer retention, improved service levels and operational efficiencies for small, mid-sized and Fortu...
Join the Leader in the Home Healthcare Industry! Let us be Your Road to Success Rotech Healthcare Inc. is seeking a dedicated Customer Service Representative who wants to be part of a company that makes a difference in patients' lives. In this role, you will be responsible for performing all tasks and communication related to the intake of patient information concerning the service of durable me...
EOS CCA is a national Accounts Receivable Outsourcing (ARO) company headquartered in Norwell, Massachusetts with regional offices in Rochester(NY), Chicago(IL), Dallas(TX), Denver(CO) and Novato(CA). In total, EOS CCA employs over 1200 employees across North America. EOS CCA is a division of the EOS Group, one of Europe's largest ARO companies with over 40 subsidiaries, 4,000 employees and an ope...
EOS CCA is a national Accounts Receivable Outsourcing (ARO) company headquartered in Norwell, Massachusetts with regional offices in Rochester (NY), Chicago (IL), Dallas (TX), Denver (CO) and Novato (CA). In total, EOS CCA employs over 1200 employees across North America. EOS CCA is a division of the EOS Group, one of Europe's largest ARO companies with over 40 subsidiaries, 4,000 employees and a...
Huntsman currently has an immediate opening for a dynamic individual with proven capability as a Customer Service Manager for our Customer Focus Center located at our Corporate Administrative Headquarters in The Woodlands, Texas. Essential responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to the following: Team Leadership and Employee Management: Effective management of the team by s...
Join the Leader in the Home Healthcare Industry! Let us be Your Road to Success Rotech Healthcare Inc. is seeking a dedicated Customer Service Representative who wants to be part of a company that makes a difference in patients' lives. In this role, you will be responsible for performing all tasks and communication related to the intake of patient information concerning the service of durable me...
We're WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone and we are one of the nation's leading competitive providers of Internet, cable television, and phone services. We started out in 1996 delivering cable TV service in Illinois, Michigan, Ohio and Indiana and have since added the services that our customers need. Today we offer digital cable, HDTV, whole home DVRs, high-speed Internet, and local and long-distance...
EOS CCA is a national Accounts Receivable Outsourcing (ARO) company headquartered in Norwell, Massachusetts with regional offices in Rochester(NY), Chicago, Dallas, Denver and Novato(CA). In addition, EOS CCA has an operational presence in Canada via our sister organization, EOS NCN, with offices in Montreal, Toronto, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver. In total, EOS CCA employs over 1,125 employees ...
AC Lens is a leading optical online retailer, and wholly owned subsidiary of National Vision, Inc. (NVI). National Vision is the fourth largest optical retailer in the United States, operating more than 700 retail locations in 44 states through the U.S. National Vision employs over 6,500 employees and our retail divisions include America's Best Contacts & Eyeglasses, Eyeglass World, Vision Centers...
Join the Leader in the Home Healthcare Industry! Let us be Your Road to Success Rotech Healthcare Inc. is seeking a dedicated Customer Service Representative who wants to be part of a company that makes a difference in patients' lives. In this role, you will be responsible for performing all tasks and communication related to the intake of patient information concerning the service of durable me...
Join the Leader in the Home Healthcare Industry! Let us be Your Road to Success Rotech Healthcare Inc. is seeking a dedicated Customer Service Representative who wants to be part of a company that makes a difference in patients' lives. In this role, you will be responsible for performing all tasks and communication related to the intake of patient information concerning the service of durable me...
Join the Leader in the Home Healthcare Industry! Let us be Your Road to Success Rotech Healthcare Inc. is seeking a dedicated Customer Service Representative who wants to be part of a company that makes a difference in patients' lives. In this role, you will be responsible for performing all tasks and communication related to the intake of patient information concerning the service of durable me...

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