CALL CENTER AGENT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$27,000
$20,000
Min 10%
$27,000
Median 50%
$37,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Morton's The Steakhouse
Highest Paying City
Los Angeles, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.3 years
How much does a call center agent make?
Call Center Agents in America make, on average, $27,849 a year or $13.39 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $37,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $20,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Call Center Agents are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Some of the states with the best Call Center Agent salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, North Dakota, and Connecticut. The typical tenure for a Call Center Agent is 1.3 years.

Average Call Center Agent Salary By Company

If you are a Call Center Agent, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Call Center Agents. Call Center Agents at Morton's The Steakhouse and Kforce report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Steward Health Care System and PRA Health Sciences report highly competitive salaries for Call Center Agents.

Average Call Center Agent Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Call Center Agent in the United States is $27,849 per year or $13.39 per hour. Working in Los Angeles, CA as a Call Center Agent will pay you the highest wages at around $30,450 per year. Not only that, Los Angeles, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $18,000. Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, North Dakota, and Connecticut are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Alabama, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Kentucky, and Tennessee.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Los Angeles, CA
$30,450
2
Windsor, CT
$30,318
3
Cumberland, RI
$30,278
4
Boston, MA
$30,241
5
Seattle, WA
$30,216

Average Call Center Agent Salary By Industry

Call Center Agent salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Telecommunication companies, Utilities companies, and Finance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Call Center Agents. Telecommunication companies pay their Call Center Agents the highest wages, averaging $29,694 per year. Utilities companies and Finance companies pay well too, at $29,352 and $28,410, respectively. The average salary for Call Center Agents in the Internet industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $26,999.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$29,694
2
Utilities
$29,352
3
Finance
$28,410
4
Hospitality
$27,988
5
Health Care
$27,953

RECENTLY ADDED Call Center Agent SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
HCA
Call Center Agent
10/31/2019
$26,088
Officeteam
Call Center Agent
10/31/2019
$33,392
ERC
Call Center Agent
10/31/2019
$21,914
A-Line Staffing Solutions
Call Center Agent
10/31/2019
$27,131
Call Center Agent
10/31/2019
$33,392
Work From Home, LLC
Call Center Agent
10/30/2019
$18,783
Work From Home, LLC
Call Center Agent
10/30/2019
$18,783
Work From Home, LLC
Call Center Agent
10/30/2019
$18,783
State of Florida
Call Center Agent
10/30/2019
$27,926
Apex Systems
Call Center Agent
10/30/2019
$31,305
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