Hourly Wage for SUNLIGHT FINANCIAL Customer Service Specialist Salary in the United States

How much does an Customer Service Specialist make hourly at companies like SUNLIGHT FINANCIAL in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Customer Service Specialist at companies like SUNLIGHT FINANCIAL in the United States is $18 as of December 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $15 and $20. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities


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A Mission-Driven Company
Sunlight Financial provides point-of-sale financing to enhance the lives of our customers, grow our partners' businesses, and improve our communities.We partner with contractors nationwide to offer loans for residential solar systems and home improvement upgrades.  Our best in class technology and deep credit expertise simplify and streamline consumer finance, ensuring a fast and frictionless process for both contractors and homeowners. 

Sunlight has funded more than $2 billion in loans and is growing fast. Did you know Sunlight Financial ranked #2 in the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Charlotte? https://www.bizjournals.com/charlotte/news/2019/12/06/success-in-solar-niche-leads-sunlight-financial-to.html


An Empowering and Entrepreneurial Culture
Sunlight Financial empowers its teammates to make a positive impact at our company and in our world.  In our entrepreneurial company, flexibility and initiative are key to our teammates’ success in supporting our partners. Our salaries are competitive, and our benefits are generous. The culture is collaborative, and our teams are interconnected with a desire to work hard, have fun, and succeed. For more information, visit www.sunlightfinancial.com.

 Top Reasons to Join Sunlight: 

  • Comprehensive Training
  • Competitive Salary
  • Benefits – 20 days of paid time off, paid volunteer hours, healthcare, dental, vision, generous parental leave program, 401K, casual work environment and much more!
  • Supportive, Collaborative and Inclusive Culture
  • Internal Mobility/Promotions – We focus on helping our teammates develop professionally



The ideal candidate will be responsible for performing a broad range of loan operation functions to support the underwriting and portfolio management of residential solar panel loans:

  • Field incoming calls and outbound calls with installers and/or clients to support Sunlight Financial’s focus to meet service level requirements
  • Support volume from e-channel’s to provide resolution to customer request
  • Perform credit analysis based on pre-defined credit strategies and guidelines for risk
  • Follow up with loan documents for accuracy and completeness
  • Provide client support for solar panel installers on how to use our proprietary loan origination software
  • Assist loan service providers with any loan customer support issues that fall outside routine support
  • Support with fraud verification activities to ensure the validity of customer information
  • Meet deadlines as required
  • Be adaptable in the work environment
  • Must conduct all activities in a professional manner
  • Have fun in a fast paced, high energy, environment
  • Exemplify the companies “Core Values”



  • NOTE: Hours for this role will be 12:30-9pm Tuesday - Saturday
  • Previous financial services and/or consumer lending experience is a plus
  • Excellent written, verbal, customer service and interpersonal skills required
  • Ability to effectively and professionally communicate with clients/customers regarding financial standing
  • Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule including evenings and weekends.
  • Ability to function efficiently and utilize good time management skills in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficient computer skills with specific emphasis on Microsoft Office products such as Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills requiring sensitivity and discretion; capable of analyzing data; strong attention to detail; and the ability to exercise sound judgment
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus  


An Equal Opportunity Employer

Sunlight provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Sunlight complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Sunlight expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Sunlight’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.


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The chart shows the average total hourly cash compensation for the SUNLIGHT FINANCIAL Customer Service Specialist in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $15 to $20 with an average total hourly cash compensation of $18. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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