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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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We are currently recruiting for Customer Service Representatives in the Capital area. These are full-time positions. A great opportunity to get started!! Ideal candidates will possess the following: -1-3 years of Call Center Experience -Superior Customer Service Skills!! -Pleasant phone demeanor and Enthusiastic personality -Strong Microsoft Excel skills -Ability to multi-task and attention to det...
We are hiring for our Service Advisor team in Crestview, FL! · $11.30 per hour · Full-time Monday-Friday Schedules between the hours of 8:00am-7:00pm. · Paid Training · Great culture and work environment · Ability for creativity and out of the box thinking · Excellent career opportunities Job Responsibilities: · Bring resolution on service delays that have exceeded standard time frames · Review, a...
Job Description About the employer DocPath, based in Suwanee, GA is a leading provider of document software solutions with offices in the US, Brazil and Spain. We are currently seeking a dynamic individual to learn and support our electronic document business solutions software with a strong technical and analytical background. Job Title Solutions/Systems Engineer Responsibilities The successful c...
Job Summary Receive and respond to customer inquiries via phone, fax, email, and other means of communication in a clear concise, timely, and professional manner.Provide customer services to new as well as existing customers. Responsibilities Answer customer inquiries and access information from multiple sources using various computer programs. Create relationships by partnering and collaborating...
Customer Service Representative Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products...
Customer Service Representative Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products...
Customer Service Representative Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products...
A local leading organization is currently seeking a Customer Service Representative in the Altoona area. Customer Service Representatives interact with customers to provide information in response to inquiries about products and services. If you have strong customer service skills this could be the opportunity for you. Must have previous retail experience. Drug screen and background checks are req...
Working at Chase means making a real difference every day for your customers, your community and yourself. How? By putting others first, doing what’s right and creating solutions that make lives better. Build your career on our strong foundation and help shape what’s next for you and for us. Chase, a leading provider of diverse financial services worldwide, is actively seeking team members to crea...
A local leading organization is currently seeking a Customer Service Representative in the Williamsport area. Customer Service Representatives interact with customers to provide information in response to inquiries about products and services. If you have strong customer service skills this could be the opportunity for you. Must have previous retail experience. Drug screen and background checks ar...
Customer Service Representative Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products...
Customer Service Representative Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products...
Customer Service Representative Up to $25 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products...
HealthHelp is the leader in the field of healthcare utilization management. We have gained this position by actively working to change out-of-date practices with a collaborative, non-denial based approach. Our methodology helps payors achieve a higher return on investment, gives providers education programs that better inform physicians, and ensures quality and safety for the patients needing trea...
KERMAN’S FLOORING Kerman’s is an established flooring company with over 90 years in the business. Great environment, Corporate structure with Family values & atmosphere. Group Major Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Ins. available. 401K plan with matching offered after only 6 month’s employment, Vacation plan, Paid holidays, Personal days & Sick days SCHEDULING/DISPATCH POSITION Requireme...
Customer Service Representative Up to $20 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists Uline is a leading North American distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. Founded in 1980, the family-owned business has experienced continuous growth over the years. Today, we employ over 3,700 bright, career-minded individuals across the U.S., Mexico and Canada. At Ulin...
Customer Service Representative Up to $20 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists Uline is a leading North American distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. Founded in 1980, the family-owned business has experienced continuous growth over the years. Today, we employ over 3,700 bright, career-minded individuals across the U.S., Mexico and Canada. At Ulin...
Customer Service Representative Up to $20 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists Uline is a leading North American distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. Founded in 1980, the family-owned business has experienced continuous growth over the years. Today, we employ over 3,700 bright, career-minded individuals across the U.S., Mexico and Canada. At Ulin...
Customer Service Representative Up to $20 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products...
Customer Service Representative Up to $20 per hour, based on experience Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products...
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