The average hourly pay for a Data Entry Specialist with Data Entry skills is $14.30.
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Job Description for Data Entry Specialist
A data entry specialist works on computers, entering information for processing or records retention. In many cases, this work may be repetitive, but accuracy is essential as this data is often essential for the day-to-day operations of a company. Data entry specialists are needed in a wide variety of environments, such as working with insurance information for claimants and new applicants, updating product information for online retailers, and processing patient records for large-scale medical …Read more
Data Entry Specialist Tasks
- Enter data into an information system.
- Type rapidly and accurately both numerical and text data.
- Inspect received data for possible errors.
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Skills in Data Processing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Data Entry Specialist
An entry-level Data Entry Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.38 based on 290 salaries. An early career Data Entry Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.91 based on 658 salaries. A mid-career Data Entry Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.52 based on 269 salaries. An experienced Data Entry Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.04 based on 221 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
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Employees with Data Entry Specialist in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 8.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (8.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (4.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (1.4% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (1.3% less).
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