Service Representative Jobs

Service Representative Overview


Customer service representatives respond to a customer’s questions and complaints while providing essential information about the company, products, sales, order processing and services. They may perform this duty in person, by phone, email or through Internet chat. The service representative’s duties may vary by industry, but many businesses, from manufacturing to food service, require some form of customer contact and service in order to thrive. Service representatives are needed in a wide range of industries and may be given a variety of titles such as Energy Customer Service Representative or Insurance Customer Service Representative.

Service Representative Education Requirements


Customer service representative positions generally require only a high school diploma. A minor amount of on-the-job training is typically provided by the hiring company. The training provided usually lasts for about two weeks. Customer service positions in the industry of finance or insurance may require licensing and/or certifications. This is because this industry’s customer service personnel must be consistently up to date on continually changing regulations that affect the business. The types of licensing and certifications required will vary by state and in some cases may involve the need for additional training and testing.

Service Representative Job Market


Statistics show that jobs for service representatives are expected to increase by 12.6 percent between now and 2022. This means that approximately 298,700 new jobs will be opening in this field. Those aiming for customer service positions in the insurance and finance industry should expect to meet greater competition for these jobs, which also pay better.

Service Representative Salary


The median salary ranges between $12.71 and $16.44 per hour with the lowest 10 percent of all salaries for this field being below $9.38 and the highest 10 percent receiving $24.00 hourly. Service representative salaries vary depending upon experience as well as industry. The highest salaries found for this career are in the finance and insurance industry. Mid-level salaries are found in the technical and credit intermediation industries, and the lowest salaries are found in the administrative and support services. Salaries for customer service positions in the finance and insurance industries range from $31,000 to $56,000 per annum with the mean being $38,000 yearly.
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CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE (Teller) Part Time: Western State Bank is seeking candidates to join our customer service team in Devils Lake, North Dakota, to create an exceptional customer experience by providing service and solutions to our valued customers. The CSR will process banking transactions, identify customer needs, and connect customers to internal partners who can assist in meeting t...
A local leading Financial Services organization is actively seeking several experienced Shareholder Representative -- Customer Service Representative -- CSR -- Call Center Representative in Canton for a long-term temporary assignment. Financial Service Representatives interact with shareholders to provide information in response to inquiries regarding their accounts and services to handle and reso...
CareersUSA, a leader in the staffing industry with over 33 years of experience, has another job opportunity for you: Our client is seeking Bilingual Customer Service Representatives / Call Center Representatives - English / Spanish in Plantation, FL. Earn $9.00 per hour at these full-time, temporary and temp-to-hire positions. Work 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Job Des...
Inside Sales Representative/Customer Service Representative Our client, an Idaho based trucking company, is currently seeking an experienced Inside Sales Representative/Customer Service Representative to be based at its Salt Lake City, Utah location. ROLE/RESPONSIBILITIES Work cooperatively with outside sales and other team members to grow existing customers, create new customers, and exceed mo...
INSIDE SALES REPRESENTATIVE / CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE FCN Inc., a Federal IT Reseller, has an opportunity available for an Inside Sales Representative/Customer Service Representative to support our Federal Sales Navy/USMC team located in the Baltimore/Washington area. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Supports 2 Account Manager selling hardware/software solutions and technical services to assigned ac...
CareersUSA, a leader in the staffing industry with over 33 years of experience, has another job opportunity for you: Our client is seeking Customer Service Representatives / Call Center Representatives in Miami, FL. Earn $8.00 to $9.00 per hour at these full-time, temporary and temp-to-hire positions. Work 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Job Description: Receive inbound...
CareersUSA, a leader in the staffing industry with over 33 years of experience, has another job opportunity for you: Our client is seeking Customer Service Representatives / Call Center Representatives in Plantation, FL. Earn $8.00 to $9.00 per hour at these full-time, temporary and temp-to-hire positions. Work 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Job Description: Receive in...
Join the career change movement. Individuals from the following career paths have had success: Retail Customer Service Account Management Relationship Managers Service Technicians An Outside Sales Rep position with Combined Insurance offers you a full-time, direct employee position where you’ll receive company support, comprehensive training, competitive compensation and benefits. No experien...
Join the career change movement. Individuals from the following career paths have had success: Retail Customer Service Account Management Relationship Managers Service Technicians An Outside Sales Rep position with Combined Insurance offers you a full-time, direct employee position where you’ll receive company support, comprehensive training, competitive compensation and benefits. No experien...
Join the career change movement. Individuals from the following career paths have had success: Retail Customer Service Account Management Relationship Managers Service Technicians An Outside Sales Rep position with Combined Insurance offers you a full-time, direct employee position where you’ll receive company support, comprehensive training, competitive compensation and benefits. No experien...
Join the career change movement. Individuals from the following career paths have had success: Retail Customer Service Account Management Relationship Managers Service Technicians An Outside Sales Rep position with Combined Insurance offers you a full-time, direct employee position where you’ll receive company support, comprehensive training, competitive compensation and benefits. No experien...
Join the career change movement. Individuals from the following career paths have had success: Retail Customer Service Account Management Relationship Managers Service Technicians An Outside Sales Rep position with Combined Insurance offers you a full-time, direct employee position where you’ll receive company support, comprehensive training, competitive compensation and benefits. No experien...
Join the career change movement. Individuals from the following career paths have had success: Retail Customer Service Account Management Relationship Managers Service Technicians An Outside Sales Rep position with Combined Insurance offers you a full-time, direct employee position where you’ll receive company support, comprehensive training, competitive compensation and benefits. No experien...
Join the career change movement. Individuals from the following career paths have had success: Retail Customer Service Account Management Relationship Managers Service Technicians An Outside Sales Rep position with Combined Insurance offers you a full-time, direct employee position where you’ll receive company support, comprehensive training, competitive compensation and benefits. No experien...
Join the career change movement. Individuals from the following career paths have had success: Retail Customer Service Account Management Relationship Managers Service Technicians An Outside Sales Rep position with Combined Insurance offers you a full-time, direct employee position where you’ll receive company support, comprehensive training, competitive compensation and benefits. No experien...
Position: Customer Service Representative Duration: 3 Months Contract to hire Location: Jericho, NY **** Please respond back with your updated resume and details to ***** **** **** You can also reach me at #: 703-659-1579 **** Job Description: Under limited supervision, processes incoming calls. Receives, evaluates, and answers customer inquiries (phone) of a moderately compl...
Planet Fitness has some of the best employees in the industry. If you are energetic, passionate and dedicated, then we've got a place for you! Our fast-paced environment is dedicated to providing the best customer service in a fun, rewarding environment. Our wicked cool staff is what makes Planet Fitness a great place to work. Our New Philadelphia Club has the following positions available : * Me...
Job Description: Description: Professional, yet Fun Environment ? Flexible Shifts ? Call Center ? Working with Several Clients during their Holiday Season ? Excellent Training Program ? Seeking Detailed Individuals ? Retail Experience a Plus ? Excellent Training Program for Detailed Individuals ? Retail Experience a Plus ? 75 Positions to Fill!!! We are an equal employment opportunity employer an...
Responsibilities Customer Financial Services (CFS) 800 Line - Representative Charleston In this position, you would work in a fast-paced, intense, results-oriented call center environment. Your main responsibilities would be to handle heavy inbound and outbound customer calls for accounts that are 30, 60, 90-plus days past due in order to identify and resolve outstanding issues for account rehab...
Are you motivated, team-oriented and committed to providing a superior level of customer service? Do you have an interest in learning about mutual funds and retirement plans, or deepening your existing knowledge? Client Services Representatives at Capital Group are strong problem-solvers and possess a genuine desire to help our shareholders and financial advisors. There is no sales involved in th...

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Customer Service Career Tools

Customer Service Representative

Salaries

$18,720.00 - $43,680.00
Typical Salary for Customer Service Representative
(4040 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
33%
Bachelor's
25.3%
High School
20.1%
Associates
11.8%
Master's
3%
Certification
2.9%
Vocational
2.2%
(3350 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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