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Data Entry Keyers

Enter data into a computer system.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$19.47 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  -22.5%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Enter information into databases or software programs.
  • Check data for recording errors.
  • Compile data or documentation.
  • Verify accuracy of financial or transactional data.
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Job Title Examples:

Data Capture Specialist
Data Entry Clerk
Fiscal Assistant

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