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Statistical Assistants - 43-9111.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Compile and compute data according to statistical formulas for use in statistical studies. May perform actuarial computations and compile charts and graphs for use by actuaries. Includes actuarial clerks.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Actuarial Assistant
  • Actuarial Technician
  • Actuarial Analyst
  • Research Assistant
  • Management Engineer
  • Product Operations Associate
  • Technical Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Mathematical Technician
  • Research Associate

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Tasks

  • Check source data to verify completeness and accuracy.
  • Check survey responses for errors, such as the use of pens instead of pencils, and set aside response forms that cannot be used.
  • Code data prior to computer entry, using lists of codes.
  • Compile reports, charts, or graphs that describe and interpret findings of analyses.
  • Compile statistics from source materials, such as production or sales records, quality-control or test records, time sheets, or survey sheets.
  • Compute and analyze data, using statistical formulas and computers or calculators.
  • Discuss data presentation requirements with clients.
  • Enter data into computers for use in analyses or reports.
  • File data and related information and maintain and update databases.
  • Interview people and keep track of their responses.
  • Organize paperwork, such as survey forms or reports, for distribution or analysis.
  • Participate in the publication of data or information.
  • Select statistical tests for analyzing data.
  • Send out surveys.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Analyze operational or research data.
  • Check data for recording errors.
  • Code data or other information.
  • Compile data or documentation.
  • Develop data analysis or data management procedures.
  • Enter information into databases or software programs.
  • File documents or records.
  • Interview employees, customers, or others to collect information.
  • Prepare research or technical reports.
  • Send information, materials or documentation.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Mathematics-Statistics Assistant (Army - Enlisted)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Chart Calculator
  • Chart Changer
  • Chart Clerk
  • Compiler
  • Planimeter Operator
  • Statistical Clerk
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