The average hourly pay for a Call Center Representative with Microsoft Office skills is $14.55.
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What Do Call Center Representatives Do?
A call center representative acts as the voice and face of the company when interacting with customers. Their duties include answering customer questions, resolving individual problems, handling complaints, and handling other transactions. Shifts can vary greatly from company to company; some companies that offer a 24-hour service have overnight shifts, while others offer a standard 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. call center. Representatives are expected to work with their direct supervisor to set personal goal…Read more
Call Center Representative Tasks
- Document outcomes and steps taken.
- Update customer files and databases.
- Investigate and follow up on customer problems.
- Consult with customers by telephone to provide information, take orders, answer questions and handle complaints.
- Place outbound calls, following a script to generate sales.
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What Are Popular Skills for Call Center Representatives?
Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations, Data Entry, Phone Support, Call Center Operations and Customer Service.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Call Center Representatives?
An entry-level Call Center Representative with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.06 based on 24 salaries. An early career Call Center Representative with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.37 based on 92 salaries. A mid-career Call Center Representative with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.20 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Call Center Representative with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.96 based on 45 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $14.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Call Center Representative in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 17.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (15.2% more) and New York, New York (11.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (10.4% less).
Years of Experience
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