Average Data Entry Operator Hourly Pay

$13.93
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$983
Bonus
$550
Commission
$600
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Data Entry Operator is $13.93.
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$10.16
MEDIAN
$13.93
90%
$18.53
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $19
Bonus
$3 - $5,463
Profit Sharing
$0 - $600
Commission
$0 - $550
Total Pay
$21,790 - $43,515
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What Do Data Entry Operators Do?

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.

Job Satisfaction for Data Entry Operator

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What Are Popular Skills for Data Entry Operators?

Skills in Microsoft Excel, Customer Service and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Typing and Data Entry.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Data Entry Operators?

An entry-level Data Entry Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.91 based on 46 salaries. An early career Data Entry Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.70 based on 266 salaries. A mid-career Data Entry Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.57 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Data Entry Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.27 based on 92 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Employees with Data Entry Operator in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 14.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (6.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (13.3% less), Orlando, Florida (13.2% less) and San Antonio, Texas (10.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 590 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.8%
Early Career
45.1%
Mid Career
16.9%
Experienced
15.6%
Late Career
14.6%