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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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The CSI Companies is hiring a new Software Support/Client Services Representative for our IT Software client located in South Tampa (zip code; 33607). This is a full time permanent position newly created to assist with the Australian and European clients; shifts needed: 5pm-4am or 2pm-1am EST. Earlier shifts to support North American clients would be available after 6 months of employment. The bas...
A fast paced, high volume environment where we manage customer data correction. This position processes, collects, maintains, monitors and updates customer data. Maintains records, prepares forms, verifies information and resolves data problems. Will work in an inbound chat queue, supporting internal customers, and will also support external customers through email and online forms. The ideal cand...
Our Third Party Human Resource and Legal Service Provider client in downtown Boston is looking for call center/customer service professionals who will make outbound introductory calls to new clientele that have signed up to use their services. This client provided HR and Legal advice to small to medium size businesses who do not have their own internal department to turn to. There are no sales or...
Are you looking for GREAT PAY… A SHORT COMMUTE (even on the busline)…FAST PACED, office environment with room for growth? If you answered YES, We offer all this - plus excellent benefits AND paid training! We are currently seeking several Call Center Representatives to serve as a point of contact for our clients. The CCR is responsible for all telephone account maintenance, as well as determining...
Position Summary: Under supervision, the Customer Services Representative performs a variety of customer service duties including data entry, customer orders and general office support. Customer Care: ØShipping and Receiving o Processing customer incoming product o Processing customer orders o Take phone orders in an accurate and timely manner while verifying all customer and order information o S...
Job Description: Cutting edge software company is hiring several temp to hire Customer Care Reps to field calls with customers to resolve tier-1 customer system issues. You?ll love the campus-style work environment, fun perks, and opportunity for increased responsibility. In this role you will: Answers incoming support- and billing-related phone calls Read and respond to email messages from new an...
Inland Business Systems, a subsidiary of Xerox, headquartered in Sacramento, CA with 6 other offices in Redding, Chico, Modesto, Petaluma, Reno and Las Vegas; is looking for a talented Sales Trainer. IBS provides a variety of sales and services from multifunction copier systems, document management and security software to managed print services. We are committed to developing and retaining consul...
Silver Creek Materials Description: Customer Service Representative Customer Service Representative Job Purpose: Serves customers by providing product and service information about our Organic soil mixes and mulches; resolving product and service problems. Customer Service Representative Job Duties: · Attracts potential customers by answering product and service questions; suggesting information a...
Randstad is currently looking for experienced and skilled Customer Service Representatives for our client in Downtown St. Paul. The position offers competitive pay and opportunity to grow with a great company. Our business is a trusted Converged Communications Solution Provider, specializing in IP telephony, data infrastructure, and data security and storage. The business has served the communicat...
Manages the departmental operations for the call center. Monitors the application of the traffic and scheduling function, including policy and procedures, operating structure, and information flow. Develops business plan for department operations. May include budget development. Ensures that staffing is efficient in order to maintain operational objectives. Develops force to load balancing strateg...
*Use this exempt job key for all states except CA. For CA, job key 31490306. Overall Purpose: Direct the work activities of employees engaged in call pattern forecasting and schedule planning to help meet business unit objectives. Key Roles and Responsibilities: Plans, directs, supervises, and evaluates work flow of employees responsible for analyzing call center trends, including call volume, cal...
Handles customer questions, complaints, and billing inquiries with the highest degree of courtesy and professionalism to resolve customer issues with one call resolution. Offers alternative solutions where appropriate with the objective of retaining customer's business. Handles business transactions in connection with activation of new customer accounts on a computer terminal. Communicates with cu...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Leveraged Service Representative can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Leveraged Service Representatives are responsible for customer sales and support...
Application Support Specialist – Gaithersburg, MD or St. Paul, MN Axxis Software, a division of Oil Price Information Service (OPIS), has an opening for an Application Support Specialist. The Application Support Specialist is responsible for providing application and technical support for the Axxis Software customer base. This role is also responsible for installation / deployment support of Axxis...
Responsible for the overall development, direction, growth, and management of a strategic client relationship with DISA. Develops/cultivates senior level relationships with existing and new clients ultimately leading to a more robust relationship with consequential revenue and profit growth. Responsible for account strategy, profit and loss, plan execution, program management, lifecycle management...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Leveraged Service Representative can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Leveraged Service Representatives are responsible for customer sales and support...
At einformatics, we are adding to our team of experienced RIS and EHR Service Associates. We have an expanding client list that we need to provide with best in class service, with the best resources available. If you have considered a career in the fast growing Healthcare IT segment, we may have opportunity for you. This position is a full-time. The ideal candidate will have healthcare software ex...
Since 1987, Shared Imaging has provided healthcare facilities with flexible options to acquire CT, MRI and PET/CT equipment for interim, mobile and fixed imaging solutions. We offer systems from the industry's top manufacturers including GE, Siemens, Philips and Toshiba. Agreements vary from two weeks to four years, with the ability to modify days of service. Payment methods range from flat daily...
We are a small software company located in Garnerville NY, specializing in voice messaging applications. We are looking for someone with computer technical expertise to help support our clients with various types of issues on a part time basis. The candidate should have knowledge of computer servers, various forms of FTP and a solid background in basic computer software and operating systems. The...
Job Description: Gathers, consolidates, and analyzes data for online efforts from multiple sources such as digital-experience analytics, financial datamarts, retail operations, and call centers. Directly responsible for supporting business needs from a metrics standpoint and working with stakeholders to deliver results. Answers business questions through descriptive and predictive analytics. Overs...
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