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Data Control Clerk Salary

Data Control Clerks in the United States can expect wages of $15.70 per hour on average. Female Data Control Clerks make up most of the survey respondents at 76 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Most Data Control Clerks like their work and job satisfaction is high. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$23,966 - $50,725
(Median)
$24K
$32K
$51K
MEDIAN: $31,945
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90%

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$11.92 - $22.58
(Median)
$12
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$23,966 - $50,725  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,005 - $49,634  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.92 - $22.58  
   
Overtime
$15.04 - $36.49  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,500  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,005 - $49,634  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 66

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Job Description for Data Control Clerk

  • Identify missing information and verify and update files to include all relevant data.
  • File checks and update account balances, including all bookkeeping and returns.
  • Evaluate accounts and data to identify errors and make corrections.
  • Process forms and reports, and enter data where required.

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Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Data Control Clerks who took the survey. Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 13 percent and 10 percent, respectively. Employees educated in Microsoft Excel are typically practiced in Microsoft Word, too.

Pay by Experience Level for Data Control Clerk

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Data Control Clerks — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $31K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $33K on average. Data Control Clerks with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $33K. Survey participants who have spent more than 20 years on the job report a predictably higher median income of $37K, demonstrating that compensation is roughly commensurate with experience in the end.

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Experience Affects Data Control Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$33,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Data Control Clerk Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

National Average
$33,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 11%
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