Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks can expect to earn an average of $12.95 per hour. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — about two in five lack coverage. On the flip side, a majority have medical insurance and nearly one-half receive dental plans. Most Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Female Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$20,078 - $46,631
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MEDIAN: $29,385
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$9.88 - $17.20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$20,078 - $46,631  
   
Bonus
$300.00 - $10,128  
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
Total Pay (?
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$20,625 - $39,454  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 85
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.88 - $17.20  
   
Overtime
$14.36 - $27.36  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$300.00 - $10,128  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
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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$20,625 - $39,454  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 456

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $27,539

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Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks will find that Boston offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 12 percent. Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+12 percent), New York (+9 percent), Kansas City (+8 percent), and Chicago (+6 percent). Falling short of the national average by 8 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Cleveland. Employers also pay below the national average in Dallas and Miami (7 percent lower).

Key Stats for Data Entry Clerk

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
071
5-9 years
71%
10-19 years
29%
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Skills That Affect Data Entry Clerk Salaries

Data Analysis
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Data Processing
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Software Knowledge
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National Average
$28,000


Customer Service
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Typing
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Filing
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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