Tax Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

A Tax Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $57,151 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$47,171 - $69,942
$47K
$57K
$70K
MEDIAN: $57,151
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$47,171 - $69,942  
   
Bonus
$1,003 - $7,444  
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$49,145 - $70,956  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Key Stats for Tax Accountant

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Tax Accountant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲4%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
$59,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Tax Accountant Salaries

Tax Compliance
▲1%

Quickbooks
▲1%

Tax Preparation
▼0%

National Average
$59,000

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Tax Consulting
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Financial Reporting
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 18%