A Data Entry Clerk earns an average wage of C$14.73 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$27,378 - C$43,596
C$27K
C$34K
C$44K
MEDIAN: C$34,477
10%
50%
90%
C$11.26 - C$19.83
C$11
C$14
C$20
MEDIAN: C$14.50
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$43K
Salary C$27,378 - C$43,596
Bonus C$391 - C$3,020
Profit Sharing C$1,769
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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C$24,214 - C$42,598
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 196
Hourly Data C$0C$29
Hourly Rate C$11.26 - C$19.83
Overtime C$12.82 - C$29.41
Annual Data C$0C$42K
Bonus C$391 - C$3,020
Profit Sharing C$1,769
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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C$24,214 - C$42,598
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 469

Job Description for Data Entry Clerk

Data entry clerks are sought after by many companies in a wide variety of industries, ranging from government organizations to privately owned corporations. Most organizations do not require any education higher than a high school diploma, but some employers may require a bachelor's degree. Usually, the prospective applicant should have at least one year of experience in a related field. The data entry clerk needs to have proficiency in using software such as Microsoft Office. The data entry clerk will be working in an office environment.

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Data Entry Clerk Tasks

  • Operate data entry device; keyboard or photo composing perforator; entering both alpha and numeric data .
  • Maintain logs of activities and completed work.
  • Verify data and prepare materials for printing.

Common Career Paths for Data Entry Clerk


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Popular Skills for Data Entry Clerk

Pay by Experience Level for Data Entry Clerk

Pay by Experience for a Data Entry Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Data Entry Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$30,000 based on 207 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Data Entry Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$34,000 based on 66 salaries. An experienced Data Entry Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$34,000 based on 59 salaries. A Data Entry Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$31,538

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Data Entry Clerk Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Data Entry Clerk?

Data Entry Clerk in Ayr:
"Results Department."
Pros: I like that it is fast-paced and always something new to learn.
Cons: It can be stressful and people can be very rude.

Data Entry Clerk in Toronto:
Pros: Corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level
Cons: Not much growth, no seminars or development trainings, pay

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Key Stats for Data Entry Clerk

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 65 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Data Entry Clerk Salaries

▲9%

▲7%

▲5%

National Average
C$32,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Data Entry Clerk Salaries

National Average
C$32,000

Data Entry
▼1%

Typing
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Customer Service
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 40%