How much does a Data Entry Clerk I make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Data Entry Clerk I in the United States is $16 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $15 and $18. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Data Entry Clerk I

Data Entry Clerk I operates data entry devices to input records, lists or other data points into an electronic format. Receives, validates, and updates data. Being a Data Entry Clerk I may perform some related clerical duties. May require a high school diploma. Additionally, Data Entry Clerk I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Data Entry Clerk I possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Data Entry Clerk I: General Office Software, Data Control, Data Entry-Keyboarding, Office Technology

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