Lead Data Entry Operator Salary
Average Lead Data Entry Operators in the United States make around $14.90 per hour. Female Lead Data Entry Operators make up most of the survey respondents at 76 percent. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just under one in three are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a majority and dental insurance is reported by more than half. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
|Salary||$27,780 - $61,706|
|Total Pay (||$22,560 - $49,329|
|Hourly Rate||$10.65 - $19.45|
|Overtime||$12.91 - $34.23|
|Total Pay (||$22,560 - $49,329|
Job Description for Lead Data Entry Operator
A lead data entry operator works in a larger company where there are multiple data entry positions. They work as a leader for the data entry team, reviewing and approving operators' work. The lead data entry operator transfers information from documents to some sort of spreadsheet or database, as well as proofreads data that has been entered to make sure that it is accurate. Also, this professional coordinates visual data verification among data entry operators to further ensure accuracy. Reports on areas for potential improvement must be created by the lead data entry operator as well. When there are correction requests from other departments, the lead data entry operator must carry out the work or delegate the tasks accordingly. This position typically takes place in an office setting during regular business hours; part-time and full-time positions may be available.Read More...
Some data entry operators will take information directly from customers, and therefore phone and customer service skills are important. The ability to enter data quickly and accurately is necessary as well. These tasks must be completed within certain time constraints, and therefore excellent time-management skills are important. The lead data entry operator should be proficient with basic computer software such as the Microsoft Office suite. Data entry experience is generally required for lead data entry operator positions, and some positions may require a postsecondary degree. Additionally, a data entry test may be required during the interview process to ensure speed and accuracy.
Lead Data Entry Operator Tasks
- Create and update databases.
- Maintain a daily count of all claims processed.
- Receive all documents and enter the data into the on-line system on the PC.
- Operate a data entry device to input and maintain lists and records.
Pay by Experience Level for Lead Data Entry Operator
Pay by Experience for a Lead Data Entry Operator has a neutral trend. An entry-level Lead Data Entry Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 39 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Lead Data Entry Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Lead Data Entry Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 30 salaries. A Lead Data Entry Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 14 salaries.
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