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Personal Services Industry Overview

With Americans looking for help with everything from polishing their nails to caring for their elderly parents at home, the personal services industry is a force to be reckoned with. Due to the nature of the offerings, personal services are typically provided by very small shops. But more and more jobs in personal services are now at chains such as Supercuts, with more than 2,000 salons, or Petco, with many of its 1,000-plus stores offering animal-grooming services.

Personal Services Job Market

In the personal-care sector, childcare workers held nearly 1.3 million jobs in 2010, and their number is projected to increase by 262,000 by 2020, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). There were nearly 1.9 million personal-care and home-health aides, and their ranks are expected to balloon by 70 percent -- more than 1.3 million -- over the forecast decade, making this one of the fastest-growing occupations. More than 712,000 people worked as hairdressers or barbers and nearly 82,000 others held jobs as manicurists and pedicurists.

Personal services jobs have a complex relationship with trends in the macroeconomy. Few Americans consider a haircut to be discretionary spending, but they will visit a less-expensive salon or go a little longer between appointments if their financial circumstances deteriorate. Work opportunities in personal services that are marketed as a luxury will suffer more in a recession and reach new heights in a boom. The most skilled providers of personal services are the most likely to keep working through thick and thin, if their employers price to the market.

Common personal services job opportunities include babysitter, personal-care aide, manicurist, hairstylist and pet groomer.

Personal Services Salaries

Childcare workers earned median wages of $19,340 in May 2011, according to the BLS. The median salary of personal-care aides was similar, at $19,730. The median manicurist and pedicurist salary was $19,440. The median hairstylist salary was $22,570, with the top 10 percent earning $41,490.

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Job Title: Insurance Agency - Customer Service Representative - Commercial and Personal Positions Available Job Description: Available Positions in Waltham, Newton and Dedham - Full Time Customer Service positions for both Commercial Lines and Personal Lines. Must be licensed and have an absolute minimum of 2 years experience at an insurance agency or in the insurance industry. Our agency has 4 ...
Bender Insurance Agency, one of Long Island's premier Insurance Agencies, is seeking an experienced, hands-on manager to oversee the Personal Lines Sales and Service Department. Our ideal candidate would have an extensive Personal Lines Insurance background with a focus on personal line sales. Primary Responsibilities: Manage the department to meet department sales and retention goals Implemen...
Company Confidential Cincinnati, OH, 45202
Personal Lines CSR Ready to begin a career with an established and reputable Cincinnati insurance agency? This client is seeking a team oriented and customer focused candidate to take on the key role of Personal Lines CSR. If you have experience in insurance and want to gain more experience in the field, apply today! Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Support all existing clients ...
Personal Lines CSR for Calhoun Agency– Starr-Mathews Insurance Agency is currently seeking new customer service personnel for main agency office in Calhoun. 2-3 years of personal lines property and casualty experience in the independent agency system is preferred. Must be proficient in word and excel. Job duties include but are not limited to: rating and marketing of new and renewal accounts, hand...
Company Confidential Everett, MA, 02149
Everett based Insurance Agency is currently seeking a full time Personal Lines Customer Service Representative. In this role, you will interact with clients to provide information in response to inquiries regarding the Agency’s products and services; handle and resolve client complaints and issues; and review and recommend coverages for clients with the primary focus is on client satisfaction, ret...
The Financial Services Specialist is responsible for providing superior service to every member by identifying the members' financial needs and offering solutions. May during the course of the day set up new accounts, take loan applications, disperse loans to members, respond to problems, and direct members to the appropriate people. WE HAVE THE FOLLOWING FINANCIAL SERVICES SPECIALIST OPENING: *...
The Financial Services Specialist is responsible for providing superior service to every member by identifying the members' financial needs and offering solutions. May during the course of the day set up new accounts, take loan applications, disperse loans to members, respond to problems, and direct members to the appropriate people. WE HAVE THE FOLLOWING FINANCIAL SERVICES SPECIALIST OPENING: *...
1st SOURCE BANK Client Service Representatives Fort Wayne and New Haven Personal Lines Insurance Fort Wayne Commercial Lines Insurance Fort Wayne At 1st Source Bank, you will play a vital role as the first and most frequent point of contact with our customers. We provide training to handle financial transactions accurately and efficiently to help you build successful customer relationships...
Company Confidential Austin, TX, 78756
INSURANCE Commercial & Personal Lines Property & Casualty Customer Service Representative Property & Casualty Insurance or Life & Health Producer We are an established and highly reputable Insurance Agency located in Central Austin near the Medical district. *Only serious applicants should apply if you have CSR and or Production experience. · Adeptly explains features and coverage details to a...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client looking for an experienced Personal Banker (CSR) in San Antonio, Texas (TX). Description: Provides information and sells appropriate banking services to bank members including checking and savings accounts, and additional services related to deposit accounts Provides servicing support to members by phone for bank products including credit cards checking an...
The Financial Services Specialist is responsible for providing superior service to every member by identifying the members' financial needs and offering solutions. May during the course of the day process teller transactions for members, set up new accounts, take loan applications, disperse loans to members, respond to problems, and direct members to the appropriate people. WE HAVE THE FOLLOWING ...
Company Confidential Miami, FL, 33010
APRN - Florida licensed, personal service Miami, Florida area Tired of the cold weather? Want to work in sunny Miami? This is a one of a lifetime opportunity for the right person. If you are looking for an interesting job with travel to Europe and South America, this is a position for you! ABOUT YOUR CLIENT You will be working directly with a self-made man in his mid-80s, who is a retired phy...
Commercial & Personal Lines Customer Service Rep needed in our Peoria office. The candidate must have a current Illinois Property and Casualty license and must be able to multi-task. Must have strong communication skills, understanding of the professional industry standards & practices, acts independently and vast computer knowledge. Please send a cover letter and resume to: *****...
Summary The Personal Banker/Financial Services is responsible for supporting and delivering quality customer service by performing support functions for the Financial Services Department of the bank as well as developing new business by cross selling products and services. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: 1. Opens all...
Personal Lines Customer Service Representative KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: · Responsible for service of existing accounts. Receives and processes policy changes; orders from carrier, reviews for accuracy, updates file and management system, forwards to client. Works with client and carriers to solve problems, assisted by producer as needed. · Handles most aspects of new business acquisition. Obtains ...
Active CA Property and Casualty License *Required* Applied Systems/TAM Knowledge/Experience *Required* Ability to Rate/Endorse policies online *Required* Knowledge of Home & Auto Policy coverages and Endorsements *Required* We are located in Roseville, California. We are seeking a friendly and motivated individual for our home and auto insurance department. Individual will be instrumental in s...
Job Summary: The Personal Lines CSR will work jointly with the Personal Lines Leader and PCL with respect to servicing of the Personal Lines client base. CSR will work closely with the producer(s) in the servicing and marketing of new accounts in accordance with the standards and procedures of the profit center. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Develop a full understanding of the regulati...
Bank of the West is hiring! Full time positions available in Truckee, Tahoe City and Kings Beach. Please visit bankofthewest.com/careers OR bring your resume into a local branch- we would love to meet you and have you part of our BOTW Team! What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to ...
Personal Lines CSR @ busy Saratoga Springs Office. P & C license required, knowledge of applied system and a minimum of 3 years insurance experience. Resume can be faxed to 584-8291 or email to *****...
Opening soon a NEW branch in Burlington, MA. This is not your average branch. It will be a center for member education. With “Discovery” and “Interactive” areas, members will be able to learn about financial topics that are of interest to them. To enhance this experience, our staffers, armed with tablets rather than working from desks, will be able to roam around the branch to provide transactiona...

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