Data Entry Keyers


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


Top Industries of Employment

  1. Personnel Supply Services
  2. Computer And Data Processing Services
  3. Nonstore Retailers
  4. Commercial Banks
  5. Miscellaneous Business Services

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 8,530 10.51 7.90 11.81 21,860 16,430 24,570
Joplin MSA 200 10.49 7.83 11.82 21,810 16,290 24,580
Columbia MSA 200 9.61 7.71 10.57 20,000 16,040 21,980
St Joseph MSA 100 10.05 7.80 11.18 20,910 16,230 23,260
Springfield MSA 440 9.67 7.42 10.80 20,120 15,440 22,460
St Louis MSA 3,930 10.52 7.87 11.84 21,880 16,370 24,630
Kansas City* 2,190 11.57 9.16 12.77 24,059 19,049 26,565
Central Region* 1,080 9.53 7.85 10.37 19,823 16,333 21,568
Northwest Region* 170 9.44 7.65 10.34 19,640 15,906 21,507
Ozark Region* 510 9.49 7.12 10.68 19,742 14,817 22,205
South Central Region* 80 9.37 6.27 10.91 19,481 13,038 22,703
Southeast Region* 310 9.05 7.12 10.02 18,824 14,803 20,834
Southwest Region* 210 10.40 7.81 11.70 21,632 16,244 24,326
St. Charles* 150 11.71 8.25 13.43 24,348 17,158 27,943
St. Louis City* 810 11.16 8.73 12.37 23,206 18,157 25,731
St. Louis County* 2,540 10.33 7.76 11.61 21,486 16,150 24,155
West Central Region* 100 9.11 6.94 10.20 18,953 14,429 21,214
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 110 10.07 7.63 11.29 20,937 15,864 23,473

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 7,950 7,460 -490 -6.16 126 Fair
Kansas City MSA 4,170 3,810 -360 -8.63 66 Fair
St Louis MSA 3,580 3,160 -420 -11.73 57 Fair
Central Region* 770 730 -40 -5.19 12 Fair
Northeast Region* 140 120 -20 -14.29 2 Fair
Northwest Region* 190 180 -10 -5.26 3 Fair
Ozark Region* 470 440 -30 -6.38 7 Fair
South Central Region* 100 90 -10 -10.00 2 Caution
Southeast Region* 280 260 -20 -7.14 4 Fair
Southwest Region* 270 250 -20 -7.41 4 Fair
West Central Region* 170 150 -20 -11.76 3 Fair

* - Workforce Investment Areas
** - Why are the employment levels different for the same occupation?



This Occupation generally requires Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months)
or training in one of the following
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General (NEW)
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry