Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Customer Support Specialist is $37,320
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Customer Support Specialists?
An early career Customer Support Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,205 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Customer Support Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,500 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Customer Support Specialists Do?
Customer support specialists are responsible for diagnosing and troubleshooting customers' problems while maintaining a professional and friendly attitude. They need to collect information from customers on their issues and follow up with them for additional information is needed. Customer support specialists also establish and build good customer relationships by providing high-quality customer service. These professionals must also work well with the rest of the support team, coordinating …Read more
- Work with customers to resolve tickets, following protocols.
- Record and document interactions, problems, and resolutions.
- Triage requests and send to other staff where appropriate.
- Update user documentation and frequently asked questions.