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How Much Does a Data Entry Associate Earn In The United States?

Data Entry Associate Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$34,000
$18,000
$34,000
$62,000
Data entry associates in the United States make an average salary of $34,155 per year or $16.42 per hour. In terms of salary range, an entry level data entry associate salary is roughly $18,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $62,000. If you like following the crowd, technology and professional companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out manufacturing, finance, and technology companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. New Jersey, New York, California, Massachusetts, and Virginia provide the highest data entry associate salaries.
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Where Data Entry Associates Earn The Most

The darker areas on the map show where data entry associates earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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How Much Do Data Entry Associates Earn In Different Cities?

While a data entry associate can average a salary of $34,155 per year, or $16.42 per hour, there are many opportunities for data entry associates to make more. For example, in Washington, DC you might make $55,809 per year. Other high-paying locations include Jersey City, NJ, New York, NY and San Francisco, CA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Washington, DC where the average starting salary is $29,000. The highest paying states for data entry associates include New Jersey, New York and California. Meanwhile, Mississippi, Alabama, and Nebraska offer the lowest salaries.
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$55,809
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$22k
$77k
$48,813
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$77k
$46,550
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$77k
$46,269
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$22k
$77k
5. McLean, VA
$40,359
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$22k
$77k
$39,602
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$22k
$77k

High Paying Data Entry Associate Jobs

Which Companies Pay Data Entry Associates The Most?

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like A.T. Kearney and ZS as they offer the highest salaries for data entry associates.
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Data Entry Associate Salary History

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    How Much Do Data Entry Associates Make In Different Industries?

    The salary for a data entry associate can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for data entry associates tend to be found in manufacturing, finance, and technology companies. In fact, data entry associates can make a yearly salary of $58,566 while working for manufacturing companies.
    1. Manufacturing
    $58,566
    Avg. Salary
    $25k
    $73k
    2. Finance
    $47,528
    Avg. Salary
    $25k
    $73k
    3. Technology
    $47,305
    Avg. Salary
    $25k
    $73k
    4. Health Care
    $43,311
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    $25k
    $73k
    5. Retail
    $37,323
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    $25k
    $73k
    6. Media
    $36,322
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    $25k
    $73k

    How Experience Affects Data Entry Associate Salaries

    The salary for a data entry associate can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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    Office-Data Entry
    Office-Data Entry
    Office-Data Entry
    Hackensack, MN
    Hackensack, MN
    03/31/2021
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    $27,131
    $27,131
    03/31/2021
    Accounting Data Entry
    Accounting Data Entry
    Thornville, OH
    Thornville, OH
    03/30/2021
    03/30/2021
    $31,305
    $31,305
    03/30/2021
    Data Entry-Bank Industry
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    Ponce, PR
    Ponce, PR
    03/29/2021
    03/29/2021
    $18,783
    $18,783
    03/29/2021
    Data Entry
    Data Entry
    Burbank, CA
    Burbank, CA
    03/29/2021
    03/29/2021
    $35,479
    $35,479
    03/29/2021
    TPI Staffing
    TPI Staffing
    Data Entry
    Data Entry
    Data Entry
    Houston, TX
    Houston, TX
    03/29/2021
    03/29/2021
    $31,305
    $31,305
    03/29/2021
    Data Entry
    Data Entry
    Oshkosh, WI
    Oshkosh, WI
    03/29/2021
    03/29/2021
    $31,305
    $31,305
    03/29/2021
    Data Entry
    Data Entry
    Minneapolis, MN
    Minneapolis, MN
    03/27/2021
    03/27/2021
    $31,305
    $31,305
    03/27/2021
    Data Entry/Document Indexing
    Data Entry/Document Indexing
    West Des Moines, IA
    West Des Moines, IA
    03/27/2021
    03/27/2021
    $33,392
    $33,392
    03/27/2021
    Moo Properties
    Moo Properties
    Data Entry
    Data Entry
    Data Entry
    New Orleans, LA
    New Orleans, LA
    03/27/2021
    03/27/2021
    $38,000
    $38,000
    03/27/2021
    Data Entry
    Data Entry
    Riverside, CA
    Riverside, CA
    03/27/2021
    03/27/2021
    $37,566
    $37,566
    03/27/2021