Houston Data Entry Specialists take home approximately $14.36 per hour on average. Unfortunately, individuals in this position largely do not enjoy their jobs. Women make up a slight majority of Data Entry Specialists in Houston (50 percent) survey respondents. Men working as Data Entry Specialists in Houston, Texas who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 50 percent. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and around half lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by approximately half and dental coverage is claimed by close to one-half. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$11.84 - $19.87
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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Hourly Rate
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Overtime
$25.50  
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$24,707 - $44,385  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Key Stats for Data Entry Specialist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
27%
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Experience Affects Data Entry Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Data Entry Specialist Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Data Processing
up arrow 2%

National Average
$30,000

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Data Management
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Typing
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Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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