Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

What do they do?

Interview persons by telephone, mail, in person, or by other means for the purpose of completing forms, applications, or questionnaires. Ask specific questions, record answers, and assist persons with completing form. May sort, classify, and file forms.

Also known as:

Admissions Clerk, Admissions Coordinator, Admissions Counselor, Admissions Representative, Admitting Clerk, Admitting Counselor, Admitting Representative, Consumer Recruiter, Customer Service Specialist, Data Collector, Interviewer, Market Research Interviewer, Patient Services Representative, Registrar, Registration Clerk, Research Interviewer, Survey Interviewer, Telephone Interviewer

Typical Wages

Annual wages for Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan in United States

Projected Growth Rate

Employment of Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as average compared to all occupations.

Projected Employment

No Data Available

Projected Employment Rankings For Virginia:

  • 7%

    Percent Change

    Ranks #29 in job growth rate
  • 650

    Annual Projected Job Openings

    Ranks #12 in net job growth

Education Level

  • Doctorate or Professional Degree (1.3%)
  • Master's degree (6.8%)
  • Bachelor's degree (22.4%)
  • Associate's degree (13.7%)
  • Some college, no degree (30.8%)
  • High school diploma equivalent (21.8%)
  • Less than high school diploma (3.3%)

Percent of workers in this field

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Skills

People in this career often have these skills:

  • Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively.

Knowledge

People in this career often know a lot about:

  • English Language - Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.

Abilities

People in this career often have talent in:

  • Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Oral Expression - The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Speech Clarity - The ability to speak clearly so others can understand you.
  • Speech Recognition - The ability to identify and understand the speech of another person.
  • Near Vision - The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).

Activities: what you might do in a day

People in this career often do these activities:

  • Interview employees, customers, or others to collect information.
  • Verify accuracy of financial or transactional data.
  • Negotiate financial arrangements.
  • Compile data or documentation.
  • Code data or other information.
  • Check data for recording errors.
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This page includes data from:

O*NET OnLine Career data: O*NET 24.1 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (“USDOL/ETA”). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA

Occupation statistics: USDOL U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics

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