Data entry jobs are provided mostly by business process outsourcing (BPO) companies, whose clients are banks, public utility services, multinational and national companies who sell various products and services. Data entry salary for starters can be anything from Rs.7000/- to Rs.32,000. While big outsourcing companies like Wipro BPO, Genpact, WNS Global Services, etc. are among top 25 players pay reasonably good remuneration, smaller companies pay data entry workers extremely low wages.
Here is an overview of data operator salary shelled out by some of the leading enterprises on monthly basis:
|Company||Industry Serving||Salary Range|
|Aegis Limited||Banking, Telecom||Rs.17200 – 32,200|
|FirstSource Solutions Limited||Govt, MNCs, Telecom||Rs.18,200 – 30600|
|Genpact Limited||MNCs, Banks, Insurance||Rs.18,000 – 33500|
|HCL Technologies Ltd||MNCs, Telecom, Banks, Govt||Rs.21,500 – 35,000|
|Hinduja Global Solutions||Banks, Tour & Travel, MNCs||Rs.19500 – 28,000|
|Infosys BPO Servcies||MNCs, Banks, Telecom||Rs.22,000 – 38,000|
|Intelenet Global Services Ltd||MNCs, Banks, Insurance||Rs.17500 – 28,000|
|Mphasis Ltd||Healthcare, Telecom||Rs.20,000 – 31,000|
|Serco Global Services Ltd||Consumer Products, Healthcare||Rs.21,000 – 31,000|
|Wipro BPO||MNCs, IT, Banks, Telecom||Rs.22,000 – 34,000|
|WNS Global Services||Banking, Telecom||Rs.17500 – 28,000|
Though there is limited scope to exploit different fields here, you might as well specialize in one or two of them and be paid accordingly:
|Speciality or Skills||Average Monthly Salaries|
|Microsoft Office||INR 13800 – INR 27300|
|Web Based||INR 15238 – INR 30500|
|Typing Software||INR 14500 – INR 28500|
The average pay of data entry operator quite naturally heads upward with experience:
|Experience||Average Annual Salaries|
|Less than a year||INR 91000 – INR 268200|
|1-4 years||INR 136000 – INR 280000|
|5-9 years||INR 190600 – INR 324000|
|10-19 years||INR 214000 – INR 410500|
Pay structures are designed in accordance with the varying costs of living in different cities. Let’s find out more on this:
|Cities||Average Annual Salaries|
|Bengaluru Karnataka||INR 118000 – INR 320000|
|Kolkata West Bengal||INR 96000 – INR 242500|
|Mumbai Maharashtra||INR 124800 – INR 304700|
|Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh||INR 94000 – INR 272000|
|Chennai Tamil Nadu||INR 108000 – INR 296800|
|New Delhi Delhi||INR 136000 – INR 336400|
|Pune Maharashtra||INR 108000 – INR 306400|
Male and female data entry operators have different slabs as well:
|Gender||Average Annual Salaries|
|Female||88000 – Rs 268500|
|Male||96000 – Rs 312600|
Data entry salaries based on different degrees stand something like this:
|Degree/Certification||Average Annual Salaries|
|B Com||INR 112000 – INR 305600|
|Bachelor of Arts||INR 102500 – INR 298600|
|12th Std||INR 84000 – INR 180000|
As the name itself suggests, data entry means you have to enter or else modify a bulk of data provided by the company either in MS Word or Excel or in any software.
It also might entail retyping of the data provided to the hard or soft copy. Let us find out the different aspects of data entry remunerations in India.
There is a decent scope for data entry operators both in government and private sectors.
Perks and Benefits of Data Entry Job
Data entry jobs may mostly be available as part time options, where you will not enjoy usual benefits like cash bonus, profit sharing, paid leaves (both casual and medical) etc. However if you are going for a full time job, do find out from your respective employers whether you are entitled to the aforementioned benefits asides from others like medical insurance, retirement benefits like pension gratuity etc.
Qualification, Qualities or eligibility
You can apply for these jobs right after you have finished your plus two or your college. A sound knowledge of MS word and MS Excel are generally required coupled with decent typing speed.
*Salaries and benefits are subject to change without prior notice..