Tax Accountant Assistant Salary

A Tax Accountant Assistant earns an average salary of $47,582 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Tax Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$31,789 - $61,577
(Median)
$32K
$48K
$62K
MEDIAN: $47,582
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$10.00 - $25.77
(Median)
$10
$17
$26
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,789 - $61,577  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,534  
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).
)
$26,990 - $61,091  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.00 - $25.77  
   
Overtime
$13.31 - $40.04  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,534  
   
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).
)
$26,990 - $61,091  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 44
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Tax Accountant Assistant

An assistant tax accountant generally assists a tax accountant in fulfilling duties related to preparing taxes. The job may involve working at a tax accounting firm or simply for a company which needs an in-house tax accountant department. One of the main duties involves filling out tax returns, both federal and state, and often with foreign countries. The assistant will also help the accountant carry out tax analyses to discover errors and/or inefficiencies.

Read More...

Tax Accountant Assistant Tasks

  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Analyze tax regulations and recommend policies that minimize tax burden.
  • Prepare tax returns and reports, maintain records, analyze and research complex tax issues.
  • Provides support during audits.

Tax Accountant Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Tax Accountant Assistant

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

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Tax Accountant Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Tax Accountant Assistant Salaries

Tax Compliance
up arrow 39%

National Average
$43,000

Tax Preparation
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 30%
ADVERTISEMENT