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Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salary with Tax Compliance skills

Certified Public Accountants with Tax Compliance skills take home an average $63K annually. In the world of Certified Public Accountants with Tax Compliance skills, total cash compensation can vary between $44K and $115K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $10K and $14K, respectively. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Women Certified Public Accountants with Tax Compliance skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Work is enjoyable for Certified Public Accountants with Tax Compliance skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, roughly a fourth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by about two-fifths. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$43,782 - $105,973
(Median)
$44K
$63K
$110K
MEDIAN: $63,316
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$20.15 - $56.22
(Median)
$20
$30
$56
MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,782 - $105,973  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,301  
Profit Sharing
$1,024 - $14,000  
Commission
$4,604 - $15,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,402 - $115,123  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 811
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.15 - $56.22  
   
Overtime
$23.65 - $59.45  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,301  
   
Commission
$4,604 - $15,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,024 - $14,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$44,402 - $115,123  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 143

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with Tax Compliance skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Certified Public Accountants with Tax Compliance skills with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $54K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $67K. Certified Public Accountants with Tax Compliance skills see a median salary of $79K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $92K.

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Experience Affects Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with Tax Compliance skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 39%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 289 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 26% employee benefits None: 26%