Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Data Entry Keyers (43-9021)

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).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 220 242 10 10 16 28
United States 187300 143900 0.0 7500 11600 14800
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 17.24 11.77 13.74 16.56 19.59 24.25
Alaska 17.88 12.96 14.35 16.47 19.32 25.26
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 16.13 13.11 13.99 15.47 17.79 20.06
Balance of State 19.79 11.35 15.88 18.38 23.37 31.78

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.