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Tax Accounting Manager Salary

Tax Accounting Managers in the United States tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — just over a half have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $59K to $134K per year, median earnings come to $87K per year. In the world of Tax Accounting Managers, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $15K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $11K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $59K and $134K. Job satisfaction for Tax Accounting Managers is high. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. Women Tax Accounting Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$58,747 - $124,358
(Median)
59K
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87K
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MEDIAN: $87,021
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$15.21 - $49.32
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MEDIAN: $36.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,747 - $124,358  
   
Bonus
$991 - $15,181  
Profit Sharing
$2,182 - $10,819  
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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$59,317 - $133,522  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 130
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $49.32  
   
Overtime
$22.98 - $59.46  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$991 - $15,181  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,182 - $10,819  
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).
)
$59,317 - $133,522  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 11
United States (change)

Job Description for Tax Accounting Manager

  • Interact with clients to obtain necessary information, identify needs, and meet deadlines.
  • Supervise tax accounting staff and all reporting.
  • Prepare and review reporting requirements and documentation for income, taxation, and compliance.
  • Analyze, evaluate, and improve tax reporting process and reports.

Common Career Paths for Tax Accounting Manager


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For Tax Accounting Managers, career progression typically leads to a rather large increase in compensation. On average, an upper-level role like a Senior Tax Manager will earn $119K annually.

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Tax Accounting Managers who responded to the survey report just a handful of professional skills. Tax Consulting and Tax Preparation are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 13 percent and 12 percent, respectively.

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Experience Affects Tax Accounting Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$92,000

Late-Career
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Skills That Affect Tax Accounting Manager Salaries

Tax Consulting
up arrow 13%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 12%

Tax Compliance
0%

National Average
$92,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 10%