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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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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...
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...
We are looking to recruit a dedicated individual to fill a Provider Credentialing Specialist job in Chicago, IL. You must have at least 3 years’ experience in a 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 Provider Credentia...
Loan Coordinator Job in Tulsa, OK Accounting Principals has a Loan Coordinator job in Tulsa, OK. This is a great opportunity in the mortgage/banking industry. The pay rate for this opening is $14.00 to $18.00 per hour depending on experience. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to: -Monitors incoming file submissions and reviews for accuracy and completeness, making appropriate telep...
Immediate Need For An Experienced Health Care Call Center Representative! This position provides consultative telephonic and web-based assistance to Agents, Employers, Employees/Dependents, Qualified Health Plans, federal and state agencies and other stakeholders in Health Benefit Exchange administration. Must Have: A. High School diploma B. Minimum five years experience within a call center envir...
We have a job opening for a bilingual Mandarin Call Center Customer Service Representative in Whittier, CA. This position will be responsible for taking incoming phone calls from customers regarding company services, pricing, and service packages. Organization's operating hours are from 7:00am to 9:00pm, 7 days a week; therefore, qualified applicants must be available for any 40 hour work week sch...
We just partnered with a new well established company in Chicago. We are looking to help them fill a Senior Manager of Compliance job in Chicago, IL. You must have at least 5 years combined billing and coding experience. Also, you must be comfortable correcting errors and enforcing compliance regulations. An ideal candidate will have audit investigation experience. If you are interested in a posit...
Our healthcare client in the Montclair area is looking for a Patient Service Representative to join their team on a long-term temporary basis. This job is open as they are very busy and experiencing high-activity – this is an excellent networking opportunity with a company that is growing!! Job Responsibilities: • Answer patient phone calls and resolve patient inquiries • Obtain insurance informat...
We are looking for a dedicated individual for a Medical Orthopedic Biller/Collector job in Chicago, IL. You must have at least three years’ experience in orthopedic billing and collections. You must also be able to work well in a high productivity environment. If you are interested in working for a company that has a great reputation this is the job for you. Responsibilities for the Medical Orthop...

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