Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

43-9021 Data Entry Keyers



Operate data entry device, such as keyboard or photo composing perforator. Duties may include verifying data and preparing materials for printing. Excludes "Word Processors and Typists" (43-9022).

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 11025$16.45/hr$10.41/hr$12.05/hr$16.99/hr$19.65/hr$22.91/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
ConstructionN/AN/A
Manufacturing150$18.37/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities320$16.05/hr
Information50$18.07/hr
Financial Activities340$16.41/hr
Professional and Business Services680$17.06/hr
Education and Health Services440$17.82/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other Services30$19.02/hr
Public Administration10$19.01/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/A$15.07/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/A$19.51/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 30$11.61/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 40$15.30/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 70$13.69/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 80$14.80/hr-15.0%
Southeast Balance of State 80$13.98/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 90$16.10/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 90$17.05/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 110$16.99/hr-18.1%
Southwest Minnesota 110$14.04/hr-17.9%
St Cloud MN MSA 110$13.28/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 130$16.79/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 220$11.02/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 230$17.76/hr-18.7%
Central Minnesota 260$13.64/hr-20.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,250$17.77/hr-19.8%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,390$17.58/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,030$17.10/hr-20.5%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Office Clerks, General 52,080$18.44/hr-2.4%
Tellers 8,590$15.15/hr-6.7%
Legal Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 3,390$25.75/hr-20.0%


  • Locate and correct data entry errors, or report them to supervisors.
  • Compare data with source documents, or re-enter data in verification format to detect errors.
  • Store completed documents in appropriate locations.
  • Compile, sort, and verify the accuracy of data before it is entered.
  • Select materials needed to complete work assignments.
  • Compare data with source documents, or re-enter data in verification format to detect errors.
  • Store completed documents in appropriate locations.
  • Select materials needed to complete work assignments.
  • Compile, sort, and verify the accuracy of data before it is entered.
  • Locate and correct data entry errors, or report them to supervisors.