The average pay for an Entry-Level Data Entry Specialist is $13.48 per hour.

$24,503 - $47,376
$25K
$33K
$47K
MEDIAN: $33,226
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$10.20 - $17.59
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MEDIAN: $13.48
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$24,503 - $47,376  
   
Bonus
$51.52 - $2,936  
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
Total Pay (?
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$22,068 - $41,136  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 128
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.20 - $17.59  
   
Overtime
$15.32 - $29.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$51.52 - $2,936  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
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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$22,068 - $41,136  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 452

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Key Stats for Data Entry Specialist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 87 votes.
077
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Data Entry Specialist Salaries

Data Management
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Data Analysis
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Customer Service
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Data Processing
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National Average
$30,000


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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 87 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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