Data Entry Keyers


Will "Data Entry Keyers" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 91% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

You are doomed

or 99% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

People Employed


as of 2019

Median Annual Wage


or $16.10 hourly

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How this compares with other jobs: 705 out of 707

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People Employed (US)

Median Annual Wage (US)

Job description

Operate data entry device, such as keyboard or photo composing perforator. Duties may include verifying data and preparing materials for printing.

SOC Code: 43-9021

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Omae Wa Mo Shinderu says
This job is already automated using software. There are already scripts that can key in data for you and anyone that does not use these programs to enter data is losing money.
Jul 30, 2020 at 07:46 PM
Owen G says
Noooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!! my dream job
Jun 18, 2020 at 04:37 AM
CZ16815 (Highly likely) says
The year is 2028 we've already taken over this stuff
Mar 06, 2020 at 01:22 PM
E (Highly likely) says
this is a basic and repetitive job
Nov 13, 2019 at 10:25 AM
Owen G says
noo it isn't!!!!
Jun 23, 2020 at 04:28 AM

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