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Working As an Answering Service Telephone Operator

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Getting Information
  • Communicating with Persons Outside Organization
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships
  • Deal with People

  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • $29,000

    Average Salary

Example Of What An Answering Service Telephone Operator does

  • Perform clerical duties, such as typing, proofreading, accepting orders, scheduling appointments, and sorting mail.
  • Performed various data entry and word processing tasks.
  • Contacted on-call doctors and informed them of any emergency situations.
  • Used office suite software, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Directed emergency communications to correct response team.
  • Answer caller's questions Monitor alarm systems.
  • Answered and screened telephone calls.
  • Call the appropriate person requested by caller.
  • Updated client account information as needed.
  • Answer simple questions about clients' businesses, using reference files.
  • Relay and route written and verbal messages.
  • Updated and managed directory information.
  • Suggest and check alternate spellings, locations, and/or listing formats to customers lacking details or complete information.
  • Answer simple questions about clients' businesses.
  • Exhibit strong customer service skills.
  • Greeted caller and announced name and phone number of client.
  • Operated a PBX switchboard system.
  • Operated telephone business systems equipment or switchboards to relay incoming, outgoing, and interoffice calls.
  • Observe signal lights on switchboards, and dial or press buttons to make connections.
  • Place telephone calls or arrange conference calls as instructed.

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Top Skills for An Answering Service Telephone Operator

  1. Customer Service
  2. Telephone Calls
  3. Phone Calls
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Executed daily operations of answer calls and provided excellent customer service.
  • Calm and professionally Answering patients urgent telephone calls and relaying those calls to the appropriate doctor or doctors office.
  • Transcribe phone calls and voice recordings using a computer.
  • Operate communication systems to direct to faculty and route emergency calls appropriately.
  • Answer telephone inquiries from patients regarding appointment scheduling and other questions/concerns.

Answering Service Telephone Operator Demographics

Gender

Female

75.9%

Male

12.6%

Unknown

11.5%
Ethnicity

White

66.2%

Hispanic or Latino

14.6%

Black or African American

9.8%

Asian

6.3%

Unknown

3.1%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Mandarin

25.0%

Cantonese

25.0%

Chinese

25.0%

Spanish

25.0%
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Answering Service Telephone Operator Education

Schools

Northern Michigan University

27.6%

Greenville Technical College

6.9%

Colorado Technical University-Online

6.9%

Hawkeye Community College

3.4%

New York City College of Technology of the City University of New York

3.4%

Cayuga County Community College

3.4%

Santa Monica College

3.4%

Indiana University Bloomington

3.4%

Point Park University

3.4%

Pellissippi State Community College

3.4%

Southern Connecticut State University

3.4%

Northcentral Technical College

3.4%

ASI Career Institute - Turnersville

3.4%

Ohio State University

3.4%

College of Menominee Nation

3.4%

Briarcliffe College

3.4%

Rasmussen College

3.4%

University of Wisconsin - Parkside

3.4%

State Career College

3.4%

Shoreline Community College

3.4%
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Majors

Business

12.2%

Psychology

9.8%

Social Work

9.8%

Nursing Assistants

9.8%

Health Care Administration

7.3%

General Education, Specific Areas

4.9%

Anthropology

4.9%

Early Childhood Education

4.9%

Legal Support Services

4.9%

Accounting

4.9%

Liberal Arts

4.9%

Management

2.4%

Medical Technician

2.4%

Writing

2.4%

Design And Visual Communication

2.4%

Electrical Engineering Technology

2.4%

Culinary Arts

2.4%

Criminal Justice

2.4%

Biology

2.4%

Agricultural Public Services

2.4%
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Degrees

Other

41.7%

Bachelors

23.3%

Associate

18.3%

Certificate

8.3%

Masters

5.0%

Diploma

3.3%
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Updated May 19, 2020