Years of Experience
Average pay is $12.38 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc employees (41 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $9.58 per hour on average.
Earning approximately $12.63 per hour on average, Office Managers receive the most money, followed by Enrolled Agents (about $11.21) and Tax Preparers ($9.57).
Residents of Houston, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $12.26 per hour; other top-paying cities include Virginia Beach, Va. (about $9.85) and Fallon, Nev. ($9.24). The highest pay by state can be found in Ohio, where pay average out at around $15.38 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Enrolled Agents have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $11.08 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc awards $10.92 to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, Tax Consulting seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $14.00 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Tax Preparation; a fair number consider it a key competency. Other top skills include Customer Service, Tax Compliance, and Bookkeeping.
Benefits and Perks
Health insurance comes as part of the deal for nearly one-fifth of workers, and one in six workers report receiving dental coverage as well. A few more workplace perks are a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.