Average Hourly Rate for Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc Employees

Parsippany-Troy Hills, N.J.-based Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc hires for positions ranging from Tax Preparer to Enrolled Agent in the personal and laundry services industry. Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc offers employees an average of $10.55 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $16.92. How long you've been working is the biggest factor affecting pay for Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc workers, followed by your role at the company and where you live. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
below market
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Employer: Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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National Data (?
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[-]Tax Preparer (34)
$8.05 - $13.52  
[-]Tax Preparer (34)
Hourly Rate$8.05 - $13.52  
[+]Enrolled Agent (4)
$9.47 - $26.34  
[+]Enrolled Agent (4)
Hourly Rate$9.47 - $26.34  
[+]General / Operations Manager (2)
$8.27 - $20.53  
[+]General / Operations Manager (2)
Hourly Rate$8.27 - $20.53  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 67
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About This Company

Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey 07054

Personal and Laundry Services

Jackson & Hewitt

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see an average pay of around $12.15. The greater proportion of employees (39 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home about $9.90 per hour.


Operations Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $16.25 — though Tax Supervisors, Enrolled Agents, and Tax Preparers also do fairly well at approximately $11.38, $11.21, and $9.95, respectively.


Residents of New Orleans pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $10.48 per hour; other top-paying cities include Houston ($10.38) and Virginia Beach (around $9.85). The highest pay by state can be found in Ohio, where pay average out at about $18.67 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Accredited Tax Preparers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $11.48. Enrolled Agents also rank high on the pay scale, with expected earnings of approximately $11.36 per hour. Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $11.08 on average.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Tax Consulting; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $14.02. Folks here also tend to know Tax Preparation; on the survey, a majority of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Tax Compliance, Customer Service, and Bookkeeping round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Approximately one-fifth of workers receive health insurance, and just under one-fifth of workers get dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc are a casual working environment, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc


72 %
28 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $13
Hourly Rate
$8 - $11
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

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