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Outside Collector (Sales) Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$55,704 (USD)

Average Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly

$1,638

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Outside Collector (Sales) is $55,704 a year and $27 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Outside Collector (Sales) is between $40,858 and $68,115. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Outside Collector (Sales). This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Interviews applicants and records interview information into computer for water, gas, electric, telephone, or cable television system service: talks with customers by phone or in person and receives orders for installation, turn-on, discontinuance, or change in service.
  • Fills out contract forms, determines charges for service requested, collects deposits, prepares change of address records, and issues discontinuance orders, using computer.
  • May solicit sale of new or additional services.
  • May adjust complaints concerning billing or service rendered, referring complaints of service failures, such as low voltage or low pressure, to designated departments for investigation.
  • May visit customers at their place of residence to investigate conditions preventing completion of service-connection orders and to obtain contract and deposit when service is being used without contract.
  • May discuss cable television equipment operation with customer over telephone to explain equipment usage and to troubleshoot equipment problems.
Outside Collector (Sales) Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

Job family population: 56,660

Estimated population of Outside Collector (Sales) jobs: 15,894

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$64,576
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

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