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Data Entry Operators

Occupation (3113) - 2023-Q4

  • 181k, Workforce
  • $5.46k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 36.6, Average age
  • 41.2, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.05, Weekly days worked
  • 3.05%, Workforce with second job
  • 17.1%, Informal Workforce
  • 14, Average years of Schooling

About Data Entry Operators

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The workforce of Data Entry Operators during fourth quarter of 2023 was 181k people, whose salary averaged $5.46k MX working around 41.2 hours per week.

The average age of Data Entry Operators was 36.6 years. The workforce was distributed in 40.9% men with an average salary of $4.73k MX and, 59.1% women with average salary of $5.97k MX.

The best average salaries received by Data Entry Operators were in Baja California Sur ($13.5k MX), Nayarit ($10.6k MX), and Guanajuato ($9.57k MX) while the workforce was larger in Estado de México (39.4k), Ciudad de México (24k), and Michoacán de Ocampo (13.2k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Credit Unions and Saving Institutions ($24k MX), Secretarial Support, Photocopying, Collection, Credit Investigation and Similar Services ($15.2k MX), and Water Collection, Treatment and Supply ($12k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Justice Administration and Security and Public Order Preservation (13%), General Public Administration (10.7%), and Regulation and Promotion of Economic Developmen (8.39%).

58.6% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $2.4k MX and 41.4% to men with an average salary of $3.27k MX.

At the level of states, Oaxaca had the highest percentage of informal workers with 61.2% corresponding to 1.95k from 3.18k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Nuevo León with a 3.39% corresponding to 345 from 10.2k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 181k, Workforce 2023-Q4
  • $5.46k MX, Average monthly salary 2023-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2023, the people who worked as Data Entry Operators were 181k being a 2.85% lower than the third quarter of 2023. (186k).

In the same period, an average salary of $5.46k MX was observed, registering an increase of 2.79%, compared to the third quarter of 2023 ($5.32k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Data Entry Operators during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Estado de México (39.4k), Ciudad de México (24k), and Michoacán de Ocampo (13.2k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the main positive variations occurred in Estado de México and Michoacán de Ocampo with an increase of 14.1k (55.7%) and 6.36k (93%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Ciudad de México and Puebla with a decrease of 15.3k (38.9%) and 5.07k (43.7%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Data Entry Operators during fourth quarter of 2023 were Baja California Sur ($13.5k MX), Nayarit ($10.6k MX), and Guanajuato ($9.57k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the positive salary growth was higher in Guanajuato and Baja California Sur with an increase of $3.82k MX (66.5%) and $2.59k MX (23.8%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Hidalgo and Campeche with a decrease of $7.69k MX (89.2%) and $4.33k MX (38.3%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2023-Q4

  • 36.4, Women
  • 36.9, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023, the male workforce in Data Entry Operators represented the 40.9% of the employed population and women 59.1%. The male workforce was higher in the age group of 25 to 34 years (27.7k), while the female workforce was higher in the age group of 35 to 44 years (35.5k).

The highest average salary was $8.26k MX received by women from 45 to 54 years, while the lowest average salary was $4.08k MX received by men from 45 to 54 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2023-Q4)

  • 14.1, Women
  • 13.8, Men

During the fourth quarter of 2023, male and female workforce in Data Entry Operators was concentrated in the educational segment with 16 to 18 years of schooling (31.7k men and 45k women).

The highest average salary was $6.67k MX received by women with 13 to 15 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $3.53k MX received by men with 10 to 12 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Data Entry Operators in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce was higher in Justice Administration and Security and Public Order Preservation (13%), General Public Administration (10.7%), and Regulation and Promotion of Economic Developmen (8.39%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Credit Unions and Saving Institutions ($24k MX), Secretarial Support, Photocopying, Collection, Credit Investigation and Similar Services ($15.2k MX), and Water Collection, Treatment and Supply ($12k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2023-Q4

  • 17.1%, Data Entry Operators
  • 54.8%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the fourth quarter of 2023, the labor informality of Data Entry Operators reached a 17.1%, which implied an increase from 0.56 percentage points compared to the third quarter of 2023  (16.6%).

The labor informality of this occupation was lower than informality at the country level in 37.6 percentage points during the fourth quarter of 2023.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 61.2%, Oaxaca

Less Labor Informality: 3.39 %, Nuevo León

At fourth quarter of 2023, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Data Entry Operators were Oaxaca (61.2%), Tlaxcala (45.9%), and Puebla (36.1%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Zacatecas (4.97%), Colima (4.72%), and Nuevo León (3.39%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Data Entry Operators during the fourth quarter of 2023 was higher in the age group with 25 to 34 years concentrating 61.3k workers of which 77.9% corresponds to formal employment (47.8k) and 22.1% to informal employment (13.5k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 16 to 18 years of schooling concentrating 76.7k workers of which 85.5%  corresponds to formal employment (65.6k) and 14.5% corresponds to informal employment (11.1k).