Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $12.38 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (39 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $9.43 per hour.
Residents of Houston, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $12.85 per hour; other top-paying cities include Virginia Beach, Va. (approximately $9.85) and Fallon, Nev. (about $9.24). Within the firm, employees working in Ohio take home the most — $15.38 per hour on average.
The highest paychecks go to Office Managers, who earn about $12.63 per hour on average, closely trailed by Enrolled Agents ($11.19) and Tax Preparers ($9.65).
Certifications and Degrees
Enrolled Agents receive bigger paychecks ($11.00 per hour) than those without credentials. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc come out on top, and their salaries approach around $10.17 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Tax Consulting; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $15.00 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Tax Preparation; on the survey, the larger part of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Three more common skills are Customer Service, Tax Compliance, and Bookkeeping.
Benefits and Perks
Health insurance comes as part of the deal for one-fifth of workers, and nearly one in five workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, Inc employees also enjoy perks such as tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.