Data Technician Salary

The average rate for a Data Technician is $17.44 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$28,106 - $52,711
$28K
$40K
$53K
MEDIAN: $39,896
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50%
90%

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$12.10 - $23.24
$12
$17
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MEDIAN: $17.12
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$0$52K
Salary $28,106 - $52,711
Bonus $511 - $3,915
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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$26,691 - $51,917
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $12.10 - $23.24
Overtime $18.38 - $36.99
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $511 - $3,915
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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$26,691 - $51,917
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 139

Job Description for Data Technician

Data technicians are responsible for collecting, analyzing, and implementing information, as well as facilitating data storage processes, creating detailed reports based on their work, and providing conclusions based on their observations. Advanced problem-solving skills are very important in this position to develop innovative solutions to data issues, as well as the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and multitask on separate projects with ease. They generally use a personal computer to analyze information and communicate with other technicians to share important data. They must work well together in team settings with other data professionals, but also on their own with minimal supervision. They may also be responsible for managing data modifiers, troubleshooting, and initiating the resolution process.

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Data Technician Tasks

  • Enter and verify data into standardized systems.
  • Organize and arrange files and data.
  • Search for, categorize, and enter data from multiple departments and sources.
  • Review documents and records for completeness and accuracy.
  • Compare records across fields and time to identify trends and quality problems.

Common Career Paths for Data Technician


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Data Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Data Technician

Pay by Experience for a Data Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Data Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 107 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Data Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Data Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 30 salaries. A Data Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 10 salaries.

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Key Stats for Data Technician

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Data Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲36%

▲19%

▲10%

National Average
$38,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Data Technician Salaries

Fiber
▲11%

Microsoft Word
▲6%

Microsoft Access
▲4%

Microsoft Office
▲3%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲3%


National Average
$38,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 29%