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Senior Tax Analyst Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Senior Tax Analyst is $72,183 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Senior Tax Analyst Salary (?
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$53,587 - $91,214
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MEDIAN: $72,182
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Senior Tax Analyst Salary (?
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$19.32 - $46.36
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MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$53,587 - $91,214  
   
Bonus
$391.49 - $9,328  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $8,940  
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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$53,509 - $96,026  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 246
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$19.32 - $46.36  
   
Overtime
$30.02 - $44.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$391.49 - $9,328  
   
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $8,940  
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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$53,509 - $96,026  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Job Description for Senior Tax Analyst

A senior tax analyst is a management-level worker who performs a variety of tasks related to ensuring their organization complies with all tax regulations and reporting requirements. They develop compliant tax policies for the company, implements them, and generates reports on their financial impact. The senior tax analyst helps companies negotiate changing tax laws and regulations. They are expected to find the most effective ways for a company to meet its tax obligations, while also taking advantage of all opportunities related to credits and exemptions.
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Senior Tax Analyst Tasks
  • Prepare state income tax documents, including decoupling modifications and apportionment documents.
  • Prepare tax compliance documents, including all necessary forms.
  • Input tax provision data and forecast into tax provision software.
  • Reconcile tax accounts.
  • Prepare all estimated tax payment calculations for the federal and state income tax jurisdictions.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Tax Analyst

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

Pay Difference By Location

Detroit
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Houston
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Seattle
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New York
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Los Angeles
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Pittsburgh
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Chicago
0%
National Average
$75,000
Cleveland
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Atlanta
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San Diego
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Columbus
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Dallas
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Milwaukee
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Irvine
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Experience Affects Senior Tax Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$75,000

Skills That Affect Senior Tax Analyst Salaries

Tax Consulting
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Tax Compliance
0%
Tax Preparation
0%
National Average
$75,000
Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
56%
female alumni
 
Male
44%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 7%