Data Entry Operators at the Indian Council of Medical Research constitute a significant portion of its Technical Staff and are divided into different grades including A, B. Though it has been discovered from relevant sources that in around the time 2008, the Indian Council of Medical Research had data entry operators in “C”, “D” and “E” grades as well, recent job vacancies are put up primarily for Grade A and Grade B data entry operators here. Salaries of data entry operators belonging to different grades differ as is evident from the remunerations offered from time to time in different job posts by ICMR and also from the information gathered from the list of monthly remuneration received by employees in the month of November 2008.

Data Entry Salary as per recent and past job posts

Data Entry Operator – Grade B (mainly required for preparation and documentation of reports with graduate degree, one year Computer Diploma/Certificate) – INR 13760

Average Salaries based on Certification


Similar to their academic counterparts, the average salaries of Physical Education Teachers can also be differentiated as per the certifications earned by them. Here is a look:

  • Data Entry Operator Grade A with a salary of INR 16,179 per month
  • Grade B Data Entry Operators with salary of INR 18,360
  • Data Entry Operator Grade A (required for carrying out data analysis and administrative work along with data entry) with salaries of INR 13,072 per month

Here is list of some of the monthly remunerations earned by Grade B, C, D, and E Data Entry Officers in November 2008

As a male physical education teacher you can earn something like this:

  • As per the list Grade E Data Entry Operators earned something around INR 36677 – INR 38692
  • Grade D data Entry Operators earned something around INR 32034 – INR 30837
  • Grade C data Entry Operators earned something around INR 28311
  • Grade B Data Entry Operators earned something around INR 22191- INR 27859

*Relevant information has been gathered from past and present job posts. They may change from time to time with job requirements or responsibilities.

Academic and General Qualifications Sought for ICMR Data Entry Operators (from job posts)


Asides from those qualifications already mentioned above ICMR looks for these academic backgrounds and general qualities while recruiting data Entry Operators

  • 12th Pass (At least)
  • Good English
  • Desirable experience in data entry in Health Research Projects