Customer Service Specialist with Sales Skills Salary

Customer Service Specialists with Sales skills can expect to earn an average of $12.48 per hour. In the world of Customer Service Specialists with Sales skills, overall income ranges from $19K near the bottom to $48K at the top; this can include more than $6K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by the specific employer, followed by geography and years of experience. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — over a third lack coverage. On the flip side, a majority have medical insurance and a little more than half receive dental plans. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$28,751 - $54,916
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MEDIAN: $40,342
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$9.01 - $18.74
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,751 - $54,916  
   
Bonus
$294.79 - $6,145  
Profit Sharing
$98.72 - $5,068  
Commission
$102.13 - $9,787  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$19,377 - $47,643  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 119
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.01 - $18.74  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.20  
Overtime
$13.31 - $33.31  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$294.79 - $6,145  
   
Commission
$102.13 - $9,787  
Profit Sharing
$98.72 - $5,068  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$19,377 - $47,643  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 428

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Known for taking on a considerable number of Customer Service Specialists with Sales skills, JCPenney, The Home Depot Inc., Best Buy, Verizon Wireless, and Big Lots Stores, Inc. are leading firms in the industry. Customer Service Specialists with Sales skills seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Apple Computer, Inc, where the average salary comes to $38K. Customer Service Specialists with Sales skills can also look forward to large paychecks at Verizon Wireless ($36K), Comcast Cable, Inc. ($33K), and Lowe's Home Improvement Inc. ($33K).

Not only do salaries lack room to grow — pay ranges from $16K to just $22K — but JCPenney offers the lowest pay in town to boot, with a median paycheck of $19K. Big Lots Stores, Inc., Best Buy, and O'Reilly's also scrape the bottom of the pay scale, with median earnings hovering around $20K, $22K, and $23K.

Pay by Experience Level for Customer Service Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Customer Service Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Customer Service Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 307 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Customer Service Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 139 salaries. An experienced Customer Service Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 119 salaries. A Customer Service Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 44 salaries.

Key Stats for Customer Service Specialist

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 147 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Customer Service Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$29,000

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 147 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 37%
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