Tax Consultant Salary (United States)

A Tax Consultant earns an average salary of $55,523 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Tax Consultant Total Pay (?
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$40,744 - $86,233
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $55,522
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Tax Consultant Total Pay (?
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$9.96 - $36.52
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$40,744 - $86,233  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,594  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,933  
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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$38,621 - $97,284  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 289
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$9.96 - $36.52  
   
Overtime
$17.55 - $50.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,594  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,933  
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).
)
$38,621 - $97,284  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 289
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Job Description for Tax Consultant

Tax consultants work with clients on their tax-related issues, such as filing a tax return. For individuals and businesses with complicated estates, preparing a tax return may be legally and logistically complex; due to the complexity and length of these returns, a tax professional is often retained by the client over multiple years.
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Pay by Experience Level for Tax Consultant

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

Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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New York
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Chicago
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San Jose
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Houston
0%
Minneapolis
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National Average
$56,000
Atlanta
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Experience Affects Tax Consultant Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
up arrow 36%
Mid-Career
up arrow 29%
National Average
$56,000

Skills That Affect Tax Consultant Salaries

Tax Compliance
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Tax Consulting
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National Average
$56,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
44%
female alumni
 
Male
56%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 17%
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