The highest paychecks go to Tax Accountants, who earn $41.50, closely trailed by Marketing Coordinators (approximately $17.00), Enrolled Agents ($16.19), and Office Managers ($14.61). Earning only around $8.06, Client Services Representatives make less than most people in the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $19.00 per hour) can be spotted in Salem; Kansas City ($16.49), Durham (around $13.50), and Rochester ($10.20) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Philadelphia; in fact, at $9.00 it is one of the worst-paid cities. H&R Block workers in Missouri earn the most — approximately $15.02 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at H&R Block for between five and ten years earn about $12.57 on average. The largest fraction of H&R Block people (41 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $9.66 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Enrolled Agents have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $16.50. Accredited Tax Preparers also rank high on the pay scale, with expected earnings of about $12.25 per hour. H&R Block compensates Master of Business Administration (MBA)-holders the most at $19.87 per hour.
Skill-wise, employees who report Tax Consulting as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning around $11.38 on average. It's pretty common to find people here who know Tax Preparation; more than half consider it a key competency. Customer Service, Tax Compliance, and Accounting round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
More than a third of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Slightly less than a third of workers have health insurance, and benefits for just under a third of workers also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and none (contract-based).