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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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Important Please apply at: http://jobs.comcast.com/jobs/descriptions/Customer-Experience-Rep-LoyaltyMinnetonka-Minnesota-job-4855137 The Customer Experience Rep in Minnetonka is responsible for delivering a superior experience for customers across the West division. Our mission is to anticipate the needs of our customers, offer products and pricing to fit their unique needs, and resolve their i...
Manpower is looking for a Customer Service Representative to work for our client in New Albany, Indiana. LOCATION: New Albany, Indiana LENGTH OF ASSIGNMENT: 13 Weeks JOB DESCRIPTION: Will be responsible for contacting customers by phone or in person to manage complaints concerning billing or service rendered, referring complaints of service failures to designated departments for investigation....
This position is located in our KY, London facility GENERAL SUMMARY: (Scope, Summary and Impact of Job) The CMS Customer Service Representative I (CSR) is responsible for delivering general Medicare information to callers. The CSRs use basic office equipment and technology such as telephones, email, and web browsers to perform their duties. The processes that the CSRs must follow are well define...
About Ameriprise Focused on people, not just our bottom line. Here, you'll be part of an inclusive, collaborative culture that rewards you for your contributions. You'll work with other talented people who share your passion for doing great work that's in the best interest of our clients. And you'll have plenty of opportunities to make your mark at the office - and a difference in your community...
This position is located in our KY, Corbin facility GENERAL SUMMARY: (Scope, Summary and Impact of Job) The CMS Customer Service Representative I (CSR) is responsible for delivering general Marketplace information to callers. The CSRs use basic office equipment and technology such as telephones, email, and web browsers to perform their duties. The processes that the CSRs must follow are well def...
This position is located in our KY, London facility The CMS Customer Service Representative I (CSR) is responsible for delivering general Marketplace information to callers. The CSRs use basic office equipment and technology such as telephones, email, and web browsers to perform their duties. The processes that the CSRs must follow are well defined and documented in standard operating procedures ...
Focused on people, not just our bottom line. Here, you'll be part of an inclusive, collaborative culture that rewards you for your contributions. You'll work with other talented people who share your passion for doing great work that's in the best interest of our clients. And you'll have plenty of opportunities to make your mark at the office - and a difference in your community. So if you're tal...
This position is located in our VA, Chantilly facility Provides technical support and troubleshooting to network, desktop, and/or systems hardware and software. 1. Screens, refers and diagnoses internal inquiries and work requests as they relate to maintenance of personal computers and related systems. 2. Assists with the installation, configuration, and upgrade of computer hardware and softwar...
About Ameriprise You're ambitious and confident, ready for a challenge and looking for the right opportunity. You want a career with a company that enables you to achieve your highest potential while rewarding you for your efforts. Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance is a division of Ameriprise Financial, a FORTUNE 500 ® company, and one of the fastest growing insurance companies in the country. Thr...
This position is located in our UT, Sandy facility The CMS Customer Service Representative I (CSR) is responsible for delivering general Marketplace information to callers. The CSRs use basic office equipment and technology such as telephones, email, and web browsers to perform their duties. The processes that the CSRs must follow are well defined and documented in standard operating procedures a...
This position is located in our OK, Oklahoma City facility Job Description Job Responsibilities A Customer Service Representative (CSR) on the FAA Administrative Voice Enterprise Services (FAVES) contract is expected to provide knowledgeable, courteous, and professional assistance to initial, escalated and other priority telephone inquiries. A CSR is familiar with all resources that support FAVE...
This position is located in our IA, West Des Moines facility ****** This position is located in West Des Moines, IA - Telecommuting is NOT available. ****** This position is responsible for providing phone based support to end users in the medical community. The position requires the ability to listen, analyze, document, resolve and or escalate issues while providing excellent customer service s...
Chevron Stations Inc Sonoma, Petaluma, Santa Rosa Customer Service Rep EOE, Apply at:: www.chevronstationsjobs.com Tuition Assistance available...
Retail Sales Associate Holiday Garrett's Gift Horse Home Store needs retail sales associate. Experienced in home and houseware sales, customer service, cashiering and freight. Apply in person at 1340 Healdsburg Ave. Ask for Carlene....
SPANISH SPEAKING AGENTS: Fast Paced Technical Support Call Center in Twinsburg seeking Bi-lingual Spanish /English Customer Service Representatives for either Full Time or Part Time work. Available to work Monday - Friday from 12:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday - Sunday 12:30 p.m. to 9:00 pm. Or Part Time Monday - Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday - Sunday 12:30 p.m. to 9:00 p...
Part Time Customer Service: Fast Paced Technical Support Call Center in Twinsburg seeks Customer Service Representatives for Part Time work 28 hours per week. Available hours Monday - Friday that range in various shifts from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday - Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 pm. One weekend day per week is required. Introductory rate is $ 9.25+/hour based on experience, and abiliti...
Provider of satellite entertainment programming to U.S households Description: In one year, more people chose DIRECTV than the top ten cable TV companies, combined. Help us support property related activity for Owned and Operated (O&O) properties and our third party Sales and Support Center (SSC) clients. Work with MDU customers in relation to technical questions and troubleshooting and prov...
Provider of satellite entertainment programming to U.S households Position summary: A great opportunity to join a nationally recognized technology and communication company, this position is responsible for providing coordination of Customer Installation requests with our national network of trained Certified Installation Technicians. Primary responsibilities include placing orders, scheduling a...
SMS is a leading business development firm serving small to medium sized business throughout North America. Everyday we help companies achieve their goals by analysis and implementation of winning business strategies. We are seeking energetic individuals with good phone presentation skills to join our team as a Business Coordinator. The Business Coordinator is the initial contact with a prospecti...
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...

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