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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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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...
***The office is located in Anderson, IN The CSR's main job responsibility is to provide excellent customer service at all times. This position requires the candidate to have the ability to multi-task and be able to manage their time efficiently to handle the volume of business on a daily basis. This position also requires good communication skills and phone etiquette. The CSR is responsible to ...
The Downtown Club is the most exciting membership in downtown Houston. Three club locations offer unique, expanded benefits for downtown business leaders and residents alike. Located in Allen Center, The Met location is the premier indoor tennis and racquet facility, featuring indoor, air-conditioned tennis courts, racquetball and squash courts, as well as a cardiovascular and strength training ce...
Are you looking for a career that is more than just handling inside sales calls? This is your chance to own the customer service experience! Due to continued growth, our client is looking for a motivated leader to take their inside sales/customer support team in Pottstown, PA to the next level. This is a chance for you to really shine with your talent and previous experience to develop, mentor ...
Burnetti P.A., a personal injury law firm, is seeking individuals interested in Full or Part-time Front Desk Receptionist and Initial Client Contact positions in our downtown Lakeland office. These two unique positions offer opportunities to work in a professional environment dedicated to team work and First Class Client Support and Service. The combined job functions include but are not limited...
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your ...
Requisition Number14318 Reg/TempRegular Employment TypeFull-Time ShiftRegular Work ScheduleMon-Fri 8am-4:30pm CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentHCH ANC 60R RADIATION ONCOLOGY- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requir...
Requisition Number14185 Reg/TempRegular Employment TypeFull-Time ShiftRegular Work ScheduleMonday through Friday, from 2:00 PM until 10:30 PM CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH CST 16D PAT TRANSPORT SRVC- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education...
Requisition Number14014 Reg/TempRegular Employment TypeFull-Time ShiftRegular Work ScheduleMonday-Friday 1:30-10pm rotating weekends CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH ANC 12C DIAGNOSTIC RAD- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in ...
Requisition Number14183 Reg/TempRegular Employment TypePart-Time ShiftRegular Work ScheduleSaturday, Sunday and all holidays from 2:00 PM until 10:30 AM. CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH CST 16D PAT TRANSPORT SRVC- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research a...
Requisition Number14312 Reg/TempRegular Employment TypeFull-Time ShiftRegular Work ScheduleM_F 8hrs/day CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUOC CST 40A CALL CENTER- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture ...
Requisition Number12903 Reg/TempTemporary Employment TypePart-Time ShiftTemporary Work SchedulePRN CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH CST 32A MED & SPEC CLINIC- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture...
Requisition Number14309 Reg/TempTemporary Employment TypePart-Time ShiftTemporary Work SchedulePRN as needed - Clinic open 7 days a week during the winter CityPARK CITY StateUtah DepartmentUOC OPC 40A SKI CLINIC- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education...
Requisition Number14288 Reg/TempTemporary Employment TypePart-Time ShiftTemporary Work SchedulePRN - As needed CitySALT LAKE CITY StateUtah DepartmentUUH ANC 12C DIAGNOSTIC RAD- Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires ...
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...
JOB DESCRIPTION: Inside Industrial Sales Professionals KAMAN Industrial Technologies, the largest subsidiary of Kaman Corporation, is a leading distributor of industrial products with over 200 sales and distribution locations throughout North America. Kaman Industrial Technologies' objective is to deliver the greatest total value to make our customers more productive, more competitive, and more ...
Join our Team! Front Desk Sales and Service Representative (FDSR) Job Summary: Here’s your opportunity to “Work on the bright side®”! La Quinta Inns & Suites®, a leader in the hospitality industry, is seeking a Front Desk Sales Representative who is outgoing, professional and energetic to be the first person who greets our guests when they arrive at our hotel. This position is responsible for pr...
Responsible for the overall development, direction, growth, and management of a strategic client relationship with DISA, other DoD Agencies, and NATO for OCONUS opportunities. 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, p...
Do you like helping people get the most out of the technology they love? Is being part of an award winning team that passionately cares about customers and delivers best-in-class service important to you? Then youll love being a member of our customer service community. Our call center representatives are the front line of our company, offering solutions, identifying opportunities and serving mill...
Know your way around the technical landscape? Ready to help customers get the most out of the technology they love and deliver best-in-class service? Our award winning Customer Support Specialists help our customers by offering solutions, identifying opportunities and serving millions of customers - one at a time. What does it take to help our customers with their advanced technical inquiries? A ...

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