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Average Data Entry Clerk’s Salary in Canada
The table below details the hourly wages for Data Entry Clerks.
The Canadian national occupation classification code (NOC) for this role is 1422.
Job titles and exact duties vary in this occupation and examples of some job titles are: data entry operator, EDP (electronic data-processing) equipment operator and data control clerk.
According to the latest figures, the highest hourly average (median) wages are earned in Alberta at $25.00 per hour and the lowest average (median) wages are earned in Fredericton / Oromocto, New Brunswick at $16.00 per hour.
A typical full-time annual salary for this occupation is in the region of $32,000 – $42,000.
Government labour market data indicates that the number of job seekers will be similar to job vacancies in this profession for the near future.
Average Hourly (Median) Wages for Data Entry Clerks in Canada
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$ per hr
$ per hr
|Calgary – Alberta*||18.80||25.00||33.37||2017|
|Edmonton – Alberta*||17.62||25.00||27.67||2017|
|Vancouver / Lower Mainland Southwest – British Columbia||12.00||18.50||25.00||2016|
|Winnipeg – Manitoba||11.75||16.96||25.00||2016|
|Fredericton / Oromocto – New Brunswick||13.00||16.00||25.24||2016|
|Halifax – Nova Scotia(1)||13.00||16.83||23.00||2016|
|Toronto – Ontario||12.00||16.00||27.50||2016|
|Ottawa – Ontario(1)||12.00||16.83||27.00||2016|
|Hamilton / Niagara Peninsula – Ontario||12.00||16.83||27.00||2016|
|Windsor / Sarnia Region – Ontario||12.00||16.83||27.00||2016|
|Prince Edward Island||11.50||21.00||28.21||2016|
|Montreal – Quebec||12.00||16.48||25.00||2016|
|Saskatoon / Biggar – Saskatchewan||14.70||20.15||26.00||2016|
The 2018 full-time average hourly wage rate for office support occupations, which includes data entry clerks, is $22.13. The 2018 corresponding median weekly wage rate is $805, giving an approximate full-time annual salary for this employment group of $42,000.
There are over 35,000 data entry clerks working in Canada.
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