Summary Data Input Clerk in the Avalon Peninsula Region
National Occupational Classification update
We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "data input clerk" was moved from the group Data entry clerks (NOC 1422) to the group Data entry clerks (NOC 14111).
Find key facts and figures about working as a data input clerk. The following information is applicable to all Data entry clerks (NOC 14111).
Note that some information in this job profile is based on the 2016 version of the NOC.
Data entry clerks input coded, statistical, financial and other information into computerized databases, spreadsheets or other templates using a keyboard, mouse, or optical scanner, speech recognition software or other data entry tools. They are employed in the private and public sectors.
High school or specific training
This occupation usually requires a secondary school diploma or several weeks of on-the-job training.
Median wage in the Avalon Peninsula Region
The job prospects are fair in the Avalon Peninsula Region
advertised in the Avalon Peninsula Region
- Receive and register documents for data entry
- Enter data according to specified format
- Transfer data between software
- Verify accuracy and completeness of data
- Store, update and maintain databases
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