Tax Clerk Salary

A Tax Clerk earns an average wage of $14.89 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$25,073 - $44,619
$25K
$32K
$45K
MEDIAN: $31,559
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$9.09 - $19.48
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$14
$19
MEDIAN: $14.42
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$0$44K
Salary $25,073 - $44,619
Bonus $500
Profit Sharing $750
Total Pay (?
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$20,705 - $42,243
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data $0$23
Hourly Rate $9.09 - $19.48
Overtime $23.74
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $500
Profit Sharing $750
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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$20,705 - $42,243
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

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Job Description for Tax Clerk

Tax clerks are responsible for a variety of tax-related tasks, such as sending bills, collecting tax payments, and filing and paying sales tax returns. They work primarily for governmental departments and agencies, but also private firms and businesses.

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Tax Clerk Tasks

  • Prepare and reconcile accounting and tax documents for individuals or organizations.
  • Answer questions, resolve issues, and track down discrepancies regarding tax data.
  • File electronic data for sales, use, or personal tax returns.

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Q: What is it like working as a Tax Clerk?

Tax Clerk in Cleveland:
"Never caught up."
Pros: There is always something to be done, always more to learn, good work environment.
Cons: Job insecurity, threat of cutting costs and going with an outside provider, not enough paid work time to be more current with the job on a regular basis.

Key Stats for Tax Clerk

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Tax Clerk Salaries

Mid-Career
▲5%

Entry-Level
▲2%

National Average
$31,000

Experienced
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 27%
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