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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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Job Description: Job Responsibilities: General order processing including material allocation and production scheduling Coordination between sales/customers and operations Selling price control and audit Shipment arrangement and tracking Invoice/Billing document posting, filing and mailing Sales order analysis and reports on business outlook and operation performance review Carrier/forward...
Job Description: Ideally looking for a candidate that has some legal knowledge and customer service. Customer Service Representative- Taking inbound calls from clients. Customer Service Representative Job Purpose: Serves customers by providing product and service information; resolving service problems. Customer Service Representative Job Duties: Attracts potential customers by answering serv...
Do you enjoy talking on the phone? Do you have a pleasant and professional voice? Do you have a friendly personality? No sales involved - Simply set sales appointments! You will receive great training for 3 weeks -earning $10/hr PLUS $100-$200/week training bonuses! Upon completion of training program: *get a raise to $11/hr base (up to $12/hr with perfect attendance) *Earn $25,000 to $45,000 Inco...
Do you enjoy talking on the phone? Do you have a pleasant and professional voice? Do you have a friendly personality? No sales involved - Simply set sales appointments! You will receive great training for 3 weeks -earning $10/hr PLUS $100-$200/week training bonuses! Upon completion of training program: *get a raise to $11/hr base (up to $12/hr with perfect attendance) *Earn $25,000 to $45,000 Inco...
Job Title: Online Service Agent - Job# 0380 Department: Customer Service Center (CSC) Reports To: Customer Loyalty Lead FLSA Status: Non-Exempt/Hourly Location: Fremont, CA Job Description Overview: The Online Service Agent must be able to thrive in a fast-paced work environment where technical support & customer service skills are the keys to success. Monitor various web discussion forums a...
Description DISH's 11 U.S.-based Customer Service Centers provide 24/7, award-winning service to millions of customers throughout the nation. Customer Service Representatives act as excellent information resources for billing, programming and troubleshooting questions, while Sales agents focus on selling DISH services and building new accounts. Requirements A successful Customer Service Represe...
Description Over the past 30 years, DISH has built a talented group of leaders and support teams at its corporate headquarters in Englewood, Colorado. As the company continues to develop, offering new products and services to an increasing customer base, it looks to recruit outstanding candidates capable to turning ideas and strategies into world-class results. Requirements A successful Marketi...
Description The Customer Retention Department is unique in that it has elements of Marketing, Operations, Strategy and Advanced Analytics. The department is highly visible with the Executive Leadership and drives one of the top key metrics for DISH - customer churn rates. Marketing: We create and manage all customer communication touch points to include web, email, print, television commercials ...
Description DISH Network is an industry leader distinguished by its pioneering spirit. Ever since our establishment in 1980, we've been the ideal workplace for people with adventurous spirit and creativity, smart risk takers and aggressive winners - all those for whom the status quo just isn't enough. Our Fortune 200 Company continues to redefine the curve in entertainment and content distributio...
Customer Service Diabetic Medical Device – Inbound Troubleshooting TMS Health, A Xerox Company, is one of the largest healthcare dedicated provider of inbound and outbound multi-channel communication services to the US Pharmaceutical industry. Xerox Corporation is a $22 billion leading global enterprise for business process and document management. Through its broad portfolio of technology and s...
Customer Care Specialists Job Description Customer Service Diabetic Medical Device – Inbound Troubleshooting TMS Health, A Xerox Company, is one of the largest healthcare dedicated provider of inbound and outbound multi-channel communication services to the US Pharmaceutical industry. Xerox Corporation is a $22 billion leading global enterprise for business process and document management. Thr...
Liberty Home Equity Solutions, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Ocwen Financial, is one of the nation’s largest reverse mortgage lenders. Headquartered in Rancho Cordova, CA (near Sacramento), Liberty has provided home equity financing for homeowners, mortgage bankers and financial professionals since 2003 and is poised for significant growth in the years ahead as part of a Fortune 1000 mortgage...
Holiday Systems International Travel Air Desk Agent COMPANY SUMMARY: Holiday Systems International is a technology company, a travel aggregator and private client service company providing a wide variety of exclusive benefits to a niche market. HSI is a fast-paced rapidly growing industry leader. JOB SUMMARY: The Travel Air Desk Agent is responsible for working with the Travel Air Desk Manage...
Inbound Customer Service Representative/ Equipment Service Representative The Equipment Service Representative (ESR) provides service and support to established and new, internal and external, customers in a contact center environment. An ESR is responsible for handling routine customer service inquiries, as well as escalation calls, related to mechanical service calls and general customer servic...
First Data is a leading provider of payment solutions for financial institutions and merchants around the world. With over 42 Billion merchant transactions annually and nearly 750 Million credit/debit cards on file, First Data powers the payments value chain in over 80 countries across the globe. We are proud of our extensive customer relationships supporting over 7,000 financial institutions and ...
Adecco is assisting a local client in recruiting for a current Operations Center Agent - Customer Service job in Seattle, WA. This is for a long-term temporary opportunity. As a Customer Service Representative you will interact with customers via telephone to provide information, process transactions, and reply to inquiries about products and services. You will also be charged with handling and re...
Job Fair 10am-2pm December 1st and 2nd, 2014 at Manpower, 3700 Ulmerton Rd, Suite 203, Clearwater, FL Manpower is hiring Call Center Agents •Variety of shifts to fit your lifestyle •Temporary to hire opportunities available •Starting pay $10.00 with a possible increase after 90 days depending on attendance and performance. •Requires 6 months or more of retail or call center experience •HS ...
Job Description: The Service Accounts Manager is responsible for scheduling all recommended/needed service work and maintenance for the service department and assist Quick Lane Tire and Auto with scheduling and flow. This person will also be contacting guests by e-mail and phone calls to remind them of service intervals and recommended maintenance in order to increase shop capacity and productivi...
Job Summary Responsible for coordinating the assigned aspects of the credentialing and primary source verification process for practitioners and health delivery organizations according to Molina policy and procedures. Essential Functions Duties will be assigned as pertains to the individual employee's respective role from within the below with the possibility of additional duties being assigned...
Get on the fast track to a more rewarding career with National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car - teams that are committed to quality, innovation, customer satisfaction and employee development. We are a multibillion-dollar industry leader that is rapidly expanding and growing. At National and Alamo, exciting careers and opportunities are made possible, because how far you go is really up to you. ...

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