Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks pull down an average of $12.85 per hour. Most Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. There are far more female Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 86 percent. Some workers in this field — around two in five — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by slightly less than one-half. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$19,981 - $48,499
(Median)
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$48K
MEDIAN: $29,944
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$9.88 - $17.20
(Median)
$9
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$17
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$19,981 - $48,499  
   
Bonus
$293.61 - $10,329  
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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$20,565 - $39,831  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 83
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.88 - $17.20  
   
Overtime
$15.15 - $26.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$293.61 - $10,329  
   
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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$20,565 - $39,831  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 439
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $27,416

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For those looking to make money, Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks in Boston enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 13 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Data Entry Clerks will also find cushy salaries in New York (+10 percent), Kansas City (+9 percent), Los Angeles (+6 percent), and Phoenix (+3 percent). Falling short of the national average by 7 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Cleveland. Below-median salaries also turn up in Dallas and Miami (7 percent lower and 6 percent lower, respectively).

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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
0%

National Average
$27,000

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

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
medical benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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