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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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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Technical Support Call Center Rep La Mirada, CA Contract Unspecified Apply Apply Technical Support Call Center Rep La Mirada, CA Contract Unspecified Apply Job Details If you are a Technical Support Call Center Rep with experience, please read on! We offer a salary up to $60K(DOE). Top Reasons to Work with Us...
Customer Service Representative Competitive Pay Rate Madison The QTI Group is a privately owned human resources and staffing organization. Specializing in the placement of industrial, administrative, professional and executive talent, we partner with you to understand your career goals and advise you on opportunities. Our wide reaching network lets us offer you more choices at all skill levels wit...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Client Relationship Manager San Francisco, CA Full-Time $90,000 - $100,000 Apply Apply Client Relationship Manager San Francisco, CA Full-Time $90,000 - $100,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Client Relationship Manager with digital advertising experience, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us - We act...
Position Description: • Under immediate direction, provides exceptional customer service, involving receipt and payment of cash, while working in a high volume, sales environment. • Follow the established policies in accordance with the bank and the supervisor’s direction • Accountable for the personal achievement of monthly new account production as assigned by upper management • Proces...
Position Description: • Under immediate direction, provides exceptional customer service, involving receipt and payment of cash, while working in a high volume, sales environment. • Follow the established policies in accordance with the bank and the supervisor’s direction • Accountable for the personal achievement of monthly new account production as assigned by upper management • Proces...
Brunswick is the market leader in the marine, fitness, bowling and billiards industries; and our participation in these industries is deliberate. No company has Brunswick’s breadth and scope in the marine industry. No company equals Brunswick’s quality and innovation in fitness equipment. And no company possesses Brunswick’s knowledge and heritage in bowling and billiards. Position Descripti...
Medical Collections Specialist Ajilon Professional Staffing is working with several clients in Chicago and nearby suburbs who seek to fill Medical Biller/Collector jobs immediately! You must have a minimum of two years’ experience in Medical Billing or Collection. These companies are premier health care providers and offer opportunities to enhance your experience and grow within the organization....
A contract-to-hire Bank Teller job in Houston, TX is currently being filled through Ajilon Professional Staffing. This position requires a minimum of two years of non-credit union banking experience. This position is responsible for providing quality customer service to clients by processing monetary transactions, balancing currency and resolving discrepancies, issues with client’s accounts. The p...
Hospital Registration Representative Job in Chicago, IL We have recently partnered with a Chicago Healthcare System that is seeking to fill several Hospital Registration Representatives for 4 of their locations all in the greater Chicago Metro area! This is a great opportunity to work for a large Healthcare System within Patient Access! If you have previous experience in Hospital Registration, Adm...
Customer Support Representative Job in San Francisco Our client is hiring for a full time regular Customer Support Representative Job in San Francisco. You must have close to five years’ experience in this role (teller and banking experience a plus) and a bachelor’s degree. You will be responsible for responding to questions about our programs, assisting clients in navigating our website, and init...
Our client, a healthcare organization in Essex County, is searching for a temporary Medical Office Manager to join their team! This position is open as there is an open seat within their department, and allows for an excellent opportunity to network with an organization that is hiring! This individual is responsible for the day to day operations and supervision of the office staff. Responsibilitie...
We are currently recruiting for a Bilingual Customer Service Representative job in the greater Indianapolis, IN area. This position requires fluency in Spanish or French as well as at least three years of previous experience in a busy call center. In this role you will use your excellence customer service skills to assist members over the phone and via email with questions about their insurance po...
Ajilon is working with one of the nation’s hottest healthcare companies to fill a direct hire Risk Manager job in Arlington, TX. If you have six years’ progressive healthcare management experience then this position is for you! This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of one of the fastest growing companies in the country. If you seek to work for a company that values teamwork and is committed...
We are looking to recruit a dedicated individual to fill a Physician Credentialing Coordinator job in Chicago, IL. You must have at least 3 years’ experience in a medical credentialing specialist role. Also, you must be able to multi-task and wear many hats. If you are interested in a position that has room for advancement then this is a great opportunity for you. Responsibilities for the Physicia...
Ajilon Professional Staffing currently has a great job opportunity available near downtown St. Louis right now! Do you have experience with customer support? Do you enjoy talking on the phone with customers? This may be the job for you! This position will support current office staff with data entry of sales orders, assisting customers over the phone/email, and general office skills. This position...
We are currently hiring for a HR Administrative Assistant Job in downtown Chicago, IL. This is an entry level position that requires a Bachelor's Degree. You will support the human resources department with all employee events, facilities management, payroll, and performance management issues. The HR Administrative Assistant Job responsibilities include: - Maintaining employee files - Employee Rel...
We are currently recruiting for a contract to hire Medical Collections Specialist in Houston, Texas. The client is located in North Houston in the Greenspoint area and requires prior medical collections experience. The responsibilities include handling and processing medical claims. Salary for this opportunity is $12-$16/hr DOE. Medical Collections Specialist job responsibilities include: Follow-u...
A Call Center Representative Job in Buffalo, IL is now available for candidates who are able to start immediately. To be considered for this role you will need to have experience with inbound calling and/or retail experience. This candidate must be open to full-time and part-time hours. In this role, you will need to display excellent problem solving and customer service skills. This is a great co...
We have a job opening for a Customer Service Call Center Representative in Pomona, CA. This position will be responsible for making outbound calls in a call center environment to vendors to collect report data. The Customer Service Call Center Representative job duties and responsibilities include: - Researching account information, - Negotiating for best-time delivery dates, - Resolving and handl...
Ajilon is currently recruiting for a Claims Adjudicator job in the greater Indianapolis, IN area. Three to five years of previous medical claims adjudicating experience is required for this position. Previous experience in third party claims is preferred. This position will be processing a high volume of claims as well as researching issues and documenting results. Qualifications: • Three to five...

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