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Telemarketers

Sell goods or services over the phone.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Below the statewide median
$15.68 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Shrinking
Growth rate:  -16.6%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Contact current or potential customers to promote products or services.
  • Deliver promotional presentations to current or prospective customers.
  • Maintain records of customer accounts.
  • Identify potential customers.
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Job Title Examples:

Telemarketing Sales Representative
Telephone Service Representative (TSR)
Telesales Representative

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