Bringing in the most money are Enrolled Agents — their earnings average $22.50 per hour. Tax Managers are a close second at about $12.97 along with Office Managers (around $11.00) and Operations Managers ($10.50). Near the bottom at Liberty Tax Services, Inc. are Office Supervisors, pulling in an average of just approximately $8.17.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($19.75 per hour) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Virginia Beach, Va.; Indianapolis, Ind. (around $15.50), Los Angeles, Calif. ($13.00), and Dallas, Texas ($11.00) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of New York, N.Y. — at approximately $9.24, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, Liberty Tax Services, Inc. pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is about $13.15 per hour.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $10.32 per hour. The largest fraction of Liberty Tax Services, Inc. people (58 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $9.89 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Enrolled Agents receive bigger paychecks ($20.00 per hour) than those without credentials. Liberty Tax Services, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) — these employees rake in approximately $15.50 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have Quickbooks in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $12.77 per hour. A garden variety skill at Liberty Tax Services, Inc. is Tax Preparation; a majority of Liberty Tax Services, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Customer Service, Tax Compliance, and Tax Consulting.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and about one in eight workers use it to save for retirement. Liberty Tax Services, Inc. provides health insurance to roughly a sixth of workers, and close to a seventh of workers do receive dental coverage. Liberty Tax Services, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.